Tuesday 21 May 1963
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Yelena Vodorezova and Dave Specter.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to If You Wanna Be Happy by Jimmy Soul.
In UK From Me To You by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits.
Hud, directed by Martin Ritt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963
while The Great Hunger by Cecil Woodham-Smith was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Curd Jürgens erzählt....
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 May 1963 ?
- Saint Constantine the Great
- Saints Constantine and Helena
- Saint Mireille
- Saint Charles-EugFne de Mazenod
- Dia de la Afrocolombianidad marks the abolition of slavery in Colombia.
- Navy Day (Dfa de las Glorias Navales) in Chile.
- Saint Goderik
- Yelena Vodorezova: USSR -- Figure skater (1976 Olympics).
- Dave Specter: American guitarist.
- Richard Appel: American screenwriter and producer.
- David Lonsdale: English actor.
- Pete Sandoval: Salvadoran-American drummer (Terrorizer and Morbid Angel).
- Kevin Shields: American-Irish singer-songwriter guitarist and producer (My Bloody Valentine The Complex and Primal Scream)
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1963 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Jimmy Soul - If You Wanna Be Happy
- Little Peggy March - I Will Follow Him
- The Beach Boys - Surfin' U.S.A.
- The Shirelles - Foolish Little Girl
- Al Martino - I Love You Because
- Brenda Lee - Losing You
- Lou Christie - Two Faces Have I
- Ray Charles - Take These Chains From My Heart
- Lesley Gore - It's My Party
- Sam Cooke - Another Saturday Night
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