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Tuesday 22 April 1969

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 22, 1969). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Craig Logan and Daniel Goldstein. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In (The Flesh Failures) by The 5th Dimension. In UK The Israelites by Desmond Dekker & The Aces was in the top 5 hits. Pippi Longstocking, directed by Olle Hellbom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969 while A Small Town in Germany by John le Carre was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Dororo. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Space Travel.
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Pippi Longstocking

Directed by: Olle Hellbom

Starring: Inger Nilsson, Maria Persson, Pär Sundberg, Margot Trooger

Country: United States

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Hell Commandos

Directed by: José Luis Merino

Starring: Guy Madison, Raffaella Carrà, Stelvio Rosi, Manuel Zarzo

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Where It's At

Directed by: Garson Kanin

Starring: David Janssen, Rosemary Forsyth, Robert Drivas, Brenda Vaccaro

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The Mad Room

Directed by: Bernard Girard

Starring: Stella Stevens, Shelley Winters, Skip Ward, Carol Cole

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Guns of the Magnificent Seven

Directed by: Paul Wendkos

Starring: George Kennedy, James Whitmore, Monte Markham, Reni Santoni

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Directed by: Akihiko Shiota

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Two in Clover

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Jimmy Durante Presents the Lennon Sisters

Guten Abend in Österreich

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Historical Events

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  • Saints Soter and Caius
  • Saint Leonidas (died 202)
  • Brazil - Discovery Day.
  • Saint Theodorus (d. 613)
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  • 1st human eye transplant performed
  • Robin Knox-Johnston ends 312-day non-stop sailing.
  • Joe Frazier knocks out Dave Zyglewick in 1:36 for heavyweight boxing title.
  • British yachtsman Sir Robin Knox-Johnston completes the first solo non-stop circumnavigation of the world.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 22, 1969 - Geocentric view

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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1969 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In (The Flesh Failures) - The 5th Dimension
  2. You've Made Me So Very Happy - Blood, Sweat & Tears
  3. The Isley Brothers - It's Your Thing
  4. The Cowsills - Hair
  5. Only The Strong Survive - Jerry Butler
  6. Twenty-Five Miles - Edwin Starr
  7. Glen Campbell - Galveston
  8. Booker T. & The M.G.'s - Time Is Tight
  9. Tommy Roe - Dizzy
  10. Sweet Cherry Wine - Tommy James and the Shondells


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

A Small Town in Germany

By: John le Carre

From the New York Times bestselling author of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy; The Spy Who Came in from the Cold; and The Night Manager, now a television series starring Tom Hiddleston. John le Carré’s new novel, A Legacy of Spies, ...

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The Age Of Discontinuity

By: Peter Drucker

The closing decades of the twentieth century have been characterized as a period of disruption and discontinuity in which the structure and meaning of economy, polity, and society have been radically

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The Arms Of Krupp

By: William Manchester

The Krupp family were the premier German arms manufacturers from the middle of the 19th century until the end of World War II, producing artillery pieces and submarines that set the standard for effectiveness.

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Except For Me And Thee

By: Jessamyn West

Small crease to DJ near spine. Pages are clean and crisp and binding is tight. Solid Book.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Space Travel

Space Travel

Platform: Multics, GECOS, PDP-7

Genre: Simulation game

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