Saturday 16 May 1964US date format: 5/16/1964, UK date format: 16/5/1964
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 16, 1964). The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Els Dottermans and Edit Berces.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to My Guy by Mary Wells.
In UK Don't Throw Your Love Away by The Searchers was in the top 5 hits.
The Brass Bottle, directed by Harry Keller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964
while The Spy Who Came in from the Cold by John Le Carre was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Another World.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 16 May 1964
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Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 16 May 1964 ?
- Saint HonorT of Amiens
- Saint Andrew Bobola
- Saint Ubaldus
- Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
- Saint Simon Stock
- Saint John Nepomuk or John Nepomucene (1330 - 1393)
- Saint Brendan the Navigator - also in the Irish Calendar.
- Teacher's Day in Malaysia.
- Els Dottermans
- Edit Berces: Hungarian marathon runner.
- John Salley: American basketball player and actor.
- Boyd Tinsley: American singer-songwriter and violinist (Dave Matthews Band).
- Eduardo Bhatia: Politician.
- Mary Hobbs: English DJ and journalist.
- Milton Jones: English comedian actor and screenwriter.
- Edit Bérces: Hungarian runner.
- Verne Gagne beats Mad Dog Vachon in Omaha, to become NWA champion.
- 90th Preakness: Bill Hartack aboard Northern Dancer wins in 1:56.8.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1964 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mary Wells - My Guy
- Louis Armstrong - Hello, Dolly!
- The Beatles - Love Me Do
- The Dave Clark Five - Bits And Pieces
- The Beatles - Do You Want To Know A Secret
- The 4 Seasons - Ronnie
- The Serendipity Singers - Don't Let The Rain Come Down (Crooked Little Man)
- Jan & Dean - Dead Man's Curve
- Danny Williams - White On White
- Roy Orbison - It's Over
Top #10 R&B songs
- Mary Wells - My Guy
- The Impressions - I'm So Proud
- The Reflections - (Just Like) Romeo & Juliet
- Irma Thomas - Wish Someone Would Care
- Betty Everett - The Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss)
- Martha & The Vandellas - In My Lonely Room
- Chuck Berry - Nadine (Is It You?)
- Nat King Cole - I Don't Want To Be Hurt Anymore
- Marvin Gaye - You're A Wonderful One
- Slip-In Mules (No High Heel Sneakers) - Sugar Pie DeSanto
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?