Thursday 23 March 1961

US date format: 3/23/1961, UK date format: 23/3/1961

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 23, 1961). The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Ali Hewson and Roger Crisp. In that special week of March people in US were listening to Surrender by Elvis Presley. In UK Walk Right Back / Ebony Eyes by The Everly Brothers was in the top 5 hits. Underworld U.S.A., directed by Samuel Fuller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961 while Dr. Tom Dooley'S Three Great Books by Dr. Tom Dooley was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Treasure Seekers.
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What the sky looked like on 23 March 1961

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Movies

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Underworld U.S.A.

Directed by: Samuel Fuller

Starring: Cliff Robertson, Dolores Dorn, Beatrice Kay, Paul Dubov

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One-Eyed Jacks

Directed by: Marlon Brando

Starring: Marlon Brando, Karl Malden, Pina Pellicer, Katy Jurado

Country: United States of America

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Spotlight on a Murderer

Directed by: Georges Franju

Starring: Pierre Brasseur, Pascale Audret, Marianne Koch, Jean-Louis Trintignant

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The Hoodlum Priest

Directed by: Irvin Kershner

Starring: Don Murray, Larry Gates, Cindi Wood, Keir Dullea

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Dondi

Directed by: Albert Zugsmith

Starring: David Janssen, Patti Page, Walter Winchell, Mickey Shaughnessy

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TV Series

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

The Treasure Seekers

Directed by: Juliet May

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Boomerang

Directed by: Reginald Hudlin

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The Avengers

Written by: Sydney Newman

Directed by: Jeremiah Chechik

Starring: Patrick Macnee

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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The Pursuers

Starring: Louis Hayward

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

'Way Out

Starring: Roald Dahl

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Saint Rebecca (d.1914)
  • Roman Empire - Tubilustrium was held in honor of Mars.
  • Ancient Latvia - Lieldienas held in honor of Mara and other pagan goddesses.
  • Pakistan - National Day (Republic Day).
  • Saint Turibius of Mongrovejo (died 1606)
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Planetary positions on March 23, 1961 - Geocentric view

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Books

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Dr. Tom Dooley'S Three Great Books

By: Dr. Tom Dooley

Dr. Tom Dooley's Three Great Books, 1960. Compilation - 3 novels in one book: Deliver Us From Evil, The Edge of Tomorrow, & The Night They Burned the Mountain.

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Fate Is The Hunter

By: Ernest K. Gann

Ernest K. Gann’s classic memoir is an up-close and thrilling account of the treacherous early days of commercial aviation. In his inimitable style, Gann brings you right into the cockpit, recounting

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Pomp And Circumstance

By: Noel Coward

Author's first novel, a comedy filled with preposterous dialogue and ridiculous situations. A wonderfully witty story about manners and mores on a tropical island.

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The Snake Has All The Lines

By: Jean Kerr

Hilarious essays on family and theatrical life.

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