Monday 21 November 1966
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jerry Fontenot and Troy Aikman.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to You Keep Me Hangin' On by The Supremes.
In UK Good Vibrations by The Beach Boys was in the top 5 hits.
Cul-de-sac, directed by Roman Polanski, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966
while The Secret Of Santa Vittoria by Robert Crichton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Vendetta.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cyborg 009.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 November 1966 ?
- Also see November 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- World Hello Day
- Bangladesh - Armed Forces Day in Bangladesh
- R.C. Saints - Presentation of Mary
- World Television Day
- Jerry Fontenot: NFL center / guard (Chicago Bears, New Orleans Saints).
- Troy Aikman: American football star with the Dallas Cowboys, rising to the top of the NFL in the '90s.
- Evgeny Bareev: Russian chess player and coach.
- Andrew Caddick: New Zealand-English cricketer.
- Thanasis Kolitsidakis: Greek footballer.
- Dutch government of Zijlstra forms
- In Togo, the army crushes an attempted coup.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1966 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Supremes - You Keep Me Hangin' On
- The Beach Boys - Good Vibrations
- The New Vaudeville Band - Winchester Cathedral
- Mitch Ryder - Devil With A Blue Dress On & Good Golly Miss Molly
- Johnny Rivers - Poor Side Of Town
- James and Bobby Purify - I'm Your Puppet
- The Monkees - Last Train To Clarksville
- Peter and Gordon - Lady Godiva
- Donovan - Mellow Yellow
- Roger Williams - Born Free
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