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Sunday 16 May 1965

US date format: 5/16/1965, UK date format: 16/5/1965

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 16, 1965). The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Krist Novoselic and Vincent Regan. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Mrs. Brown You've Got A Lovely Daughter by Herman's Hermits. In UK Ticket To Ride by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. The Hill, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965 while Journal Of A Soul by Pope John XXIII was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Pet Pals.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Hill

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Starring: Sean Connery, Harry Andrews, Ian Bannen, Alfred Lynch

Country: United States

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Directed by: Roman Polanski

Starring: Catherine Deneuve, Ian Hendry, John Fraser, Yvonne Furneaux

Country: United States

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Gabino Barrera

Directed by: René Cardona

Starring: Antonio Aguilar, María Duval, Jaime Fernández, Eleazar García

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I Saw What You Did

Directed by: William Castle

Starring: Joan Crawford, John Ireland, Leif Erickson, Sara Lane

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Directed by: William Conrad

Starring: Jeffrey Hunter, Dana Andrews, Anne Francis, Viveca Lindfors

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Pet Pals

Directed by: Sergio Manfio

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Directed by: Sally Potter

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Be My Guest

Directed by: Lance Comfort

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The Mill on the Floss

Directed by: Tim Whelan

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M: Monitor

Starring: Sonia Mikich

Country: Germany

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Historical Events

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  • Saint HonorT of Amiens
  • Saint Andrew Bobola
  • Saint Ubaldus
  • Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
  • Saint Simon Stock
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  • Roar of the Greasepaint opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 232 performances
  • WNJU TV channel 47 in NY-Linden, New York (TEL) begins broadcasting
  • Bomb destroys US Air Force base Bien Hoa, South Vietnam.
  • Susie Maxwell wins LPGA Muskogee Civitan Golf Open.
  • Campbell Soup Company introduces Spaghetti-Os under its Franco-American brand.

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 16, 1965 - Geocentric view

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

Journal Of A Soul

By: Pope John XXIII

No other pope of this century has aroused so much interest and universal affection throughout the world as has Pope John XXIII.

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The Oxford History Of The American People

By: Samuel Eliot Morison

A political as well as social history which traces the major strands in America's history from prehistoric man to the assasination of President Kennedy.

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Funeral In Berlin

By: Len Deighton

A ferociously cool Cold War thriller from the author of The Ipcress File.Len Deighton’s third novel has become a classic, as compelling and suspenseful now as when it first exploded on

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Catherine The Great

By: Zoe Oldenbourg

386 pages - illustrations section

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