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Sunday 21 June 1964

It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Doug Savant and David Morrissey. In that special week of June people in US were listening to Chapel Of Love by The Dixie Cups. In UK It's Over by Roy Orbison was in the top 5 hits. The Masque of the Red Death, directed by Roger Corman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964 while A Day In The Life Of President Kennedy by Jim Bishop was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Pension Spreewitz.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Masque of the Red Death

Directed by: Roger Corman

Starring: Vincent Price, Hazel Court, Jane Asher

Country: United States

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A Shot in the Dark

Directed by: Blake Edwards

Starring: Peter Sellers, Elke Sommer, George Sanders

Country: United States

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Directed by: Cy Endfield

Starring: Stanley Baker, Jack Hawkins, Ulla Jacobsson

Country: United States

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Robinson Crusoe on Mars

Directed by: Byron Haskin

Starring: Paul Mantee, Victor Lundin, Adam West

Country: United States

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Le Trou

Directed by: Jacques Becker

Starring: Andr Bervil, Jean Keraudy, Michel Constantin

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Pension Spreewitz

Starring: Inge Landgut


Starring: Paul Vaughan

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Starring: Heinz Erhardt, Mary Roos, Herta Konrad, Paul Kuhn

Slim Callaghan greift ein

Starring: Viktor de Kowa, Eva Pflug


Starring: Pierre Vernier, Pierre Collet, Alain Dekok, Hubert Deschamps

Country: France

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 June 1964 ?

Famous Birthdays:
  • Doug Savant: American actor; known primarily for playing one of the first openly gay TV characters on prime-time, the role of Matt Fielding in the "Melrose Place" TV series.
  • David Morrissey: British actor.
  • Sammi Davis-Voss: Kidderminster, England -- Actress (Hope & Glory).
  • Sammi Davis: English actress.
  • Dimitris Papaioannou: Greek avant-garde stage director, choreographer and visual artist.
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Famous Deaths:
  • 3 civil rights workers-Michael H Schwerner Andrew Goodman and James E Chaney-disappeared after release from a Mississippi jail
  • Beckwith arrested for murder of Medger Evers, found guilty 30 yr later
  • Mickey Wright wins LPGA Lady Carling Eastern Golf Open
  • Phillies Jim Bunning pitches perfect game (Mets) on Fathers day, in 2nd game of DH, Mets get 3 hits, 3 being fewest hits in NL DH
  • Three civil rights workers, Andrew Goodman, James Chaney and Mickey Schwerner, are murdered in Neshoba County, Mississippi, United States, by members of the Ku Klux Klan.

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Life magazine


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

A Day In The Life Of President Kennedy

By: Jim Bishop

"To my eternal sorrow, I was the last writer to work with President Kennedy on an exclusive story. Therefore, I asked to have it published as it was written, without anything

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The Martyred

By: Richard E. Kim

"Written in a mood of total austerity; and yet the passion of the book is perpetually beating up against its seemingly barren surface.

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Profiles In Courage

By: John F. Kennedy

Written in 1955 by the then junior senator from the state of Massachusetts, John F. Kennedy's Profiles in Courage served as a clarion call to every American.

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My Years With General Motors

By: Alfred P. Sloan

This edition has no photos nor charts. A free GM_Charts_Supplement.pdf can be download from enetpress.com “Deliberately to stop growing is to suffocate.

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