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Friday 13 July 1962

US date format: 7/13/1962, UK date format: 13/7/1962

It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 13, 1962). The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Tom Kenny and Ryōsuke Hashiguchi. In that special week of July people in US were listening to Roses Are Red (My Love) by Bobby Vinton. In UK I Can't Stop Loving You by Ray Charles was in the top 5 hits. I Thank a Fool, directed by Robert Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962 while The Guns Of August by Barbara W. Tuchman was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Hugh and I. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spacewar!.
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I Thank a Fool

Directed by: Robert Stevens

Starring: Susan Hayward, Peter Finch, Diane Cilento, Cyril Cusack

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Black Gold

Directed by: Leslie H. Martinson

Starring: Philip Carey, Diane McBain, James Best, Fay Spain

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Tiara Tahiti

Directed by: Ted Kotcheff

Starring: James Mason, John Mills, Claude Dauphin, Herbert Lom

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Hero's Island

Directed by: Leslie Stevens

Starring: James Mason, Neville Brand, Kate Manx, Rip Torn

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Tales of Terror

Directed by: Roger Corman

Starring: Vincent Price, Maggie Pierce, Leona Gage, Peter Lorre

Country: United States of America

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Hugh and I



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Outbreak of Murder

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Which were the important events of 13 July 1962 ?

  • Mongolia - Naadam Holiday, 3rd day
  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of K�lim�t (Words) - First day of the seventh month of the Bah�'f Calendar
  • Bon Festival - Buddhist festival to honor the dead (East Japan)
  • Kiribati - Independence Day, 2nd day (not a holiday)
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  • 500 Indonesian parachutist land on New-Guinea
  • 91st British Golf Open: Arnold Palmer shoots a 276 at Royal Troon
  • In what the press dubs quotthe Night of the Long Knivesquot, United Kingdom Prime Minister Harold Macmillan dismisses 1/3 of his Cabinet.

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Guns Of August

By: Barbara W. Tuchman

Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best nonfiction books of all timeThe Proud Tower, the Pulitzer Prize–winning The Guns of August, and The Zimmerman Telegram comprise Barbara

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Scott Fitzgerald

By: Andrew Turnbull

Revealing and unusual, Scott Fitzgerald follows the fascinating life of one of America's most enduring authors, from his early years in St.

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The Big Laugh

By: John O'Hara

A devastating account of the movie world's Golden Age, in all its phony power and glory. The famously sharp-edged social realism and always on-the-money dialogue of the late novelist John O'Hara

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In The Clearing

By: Robert Frost

This was the last collection of new poems to appear during Robert Frost's lifetime and it became a national best-seller upon publication.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?



Platform: PDP-1

Genre: Space combat simulation

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