Wednesday July 19, 1961
US date format: 7/19/1961, UK date format: 19/7/1961
We've performed the most in-depth research possibile on July 19, 1961, here's what our experts found out:
it was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see zodiac on July 19, 1961). The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative), Pope John XXIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Campbell Scott and Lisa Lampanelli.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Tossin' And Turnin' by Bobby Lewis.
In UK Runaway by Del Shannon was in the top 5 hits.
Francis of Assisi, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1961
while The Making Of The President 1960 by Theodore H. White was one of the best selling book.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 19, 1961?
- According to sitcom Father Ted, previous events that occurred on July 19 included Galway being liberated by the Indians, Marathon was renamed Snickers and the Ice Age ended.
- St. Symmachus
- St. Machrina
- St. Arsenius
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- First in-flight movie shown (TWA).
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 19, 1961?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on July 19, 1961?
On July 19, 1961 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is July 19, 1961?
On July 19, 1961 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on July 19, 1961?
On July 19, 1961 the US President was John F. Kennedy (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 19, 1961?
On July 19, 1961 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on July 19, 1961?
On July 19, 1961 Pope John XXIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on July 19, 1961?
On July 19, 1961 several famous people were born including, Campbell Scott, Lisa Lampanelli, Harsha Bhogle.
What was the number one song in July 19, 1961?
The number one song in the week of July 19, 1961 was Tossin' And Turnin' by Bobby Lewis in US and Runaway by Del Shannon in UK.
What were the top hits on July 19, 1961?
The top hits on July 19, 1961 were Tossin' And Turnin' by Bobby Lewis, The Boll Weevil Song by Brook Benton, Quarter To Three by Gary U.S. Bonds in US and Runaway by Del Shannon, Temptation by The Everly Brothers, Hello Mary Lou / Travelin' Man by Ricky Nelson in UK.