Friday 22 May 1964
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ashley Renee and David Lidberg.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to My Guy by Mary Wells.
In UK Don't Throw Your Love Away by The Searchers was in the top 5 hits.
Le Trou, directed by Jacques Becker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964
while A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Horizon.
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- Saint Humilita
- Saint Rita of Cascia
- Victoria Day in Canada
- World Biodiversity Day.
- Republic of Yemen - National Day.
- National Heroes Day in Sri Lanka.
- National Maritime Day in the United States.()
- Saint Atto
- Saint Emile
- Saint Fulk
- Saint Lupus
- Saint Romanus
- Saint Julia
- Saint Renata of Bavaria
- Ashley Renee: American fetish model.
- David Lidberg: jockey.
- Ramūnas Butautas: Lithuanian basketball player and coach.
- Mark Lawrence: American actor and producer.
- Nigel Murray: English boccia player.
- Maya Usova: Russian ice dancer
- LBJ presents Great Society
- US President Lyndon Johnson presents "Great Society".
- U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson announces the goals of his Great Society social reforms to bring an ''end to poverty and racial injustice'' in America.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1964 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mary Wells - My Guy
- The Beatles - Love Me Do
- Louis Armstrong - Hello, Dolly!
- The Dixie Cups - Chapel Of Love
- Ray Charles Singers - Love Me With All Your Heart (Cuando Calienta El Sol)
- The Dave Clark Five - Bits And Pieces
- The Reflections - (Just Like) Romeo And Juliet
- The 4 Seasons - Ronnie
- Roy Orbison - It's Over
- Peter and Gordon - A World Without Love
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