Sunday 23 October 1966

US date format: 10/23/1966, UK date format: 23/10/1966

It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 23, 1966). The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Alex Zanardi and Allessandro Zanardi. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Reach Out I'll Be There by Four Tops. In UK Distant Drums by Jim Reeves was in the top 5 hits. 10:30 P.M. Summer, directed by Jules Dassin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966 while The Passover Plot by Hugh J. Schonfield was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Luz verde.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

10:30 P.M. Summer

Directed by: Jules Dassin

Starring: Melina Mercouri, Romy Schneider, Peter Finch, Julián Mateos

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Ride in the Whirlwind

Directed by: Monte Hellman

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Cameron Mitchell, Millie Perkins, Katherine Squire

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Directed by: Leslie Stevens

Starring: William Shatner, Allyson Ames, Eloise Hardt, Robert Fortier

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Directed by: Ingmar Bergman

Starring: Bibi Andersson, Liv Ullmann, Margaretha Krook, Gunnar Björnstrand

Country: United States of America

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The Fortune Cookie

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Ron Rich, Judi West

Country: United States of America

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

Luz verde

Directed by: Not specifed

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Star Trek

Written by: Gene Roddenberry

Starring: Leonard Nimoy, William Shatner, DeForest Kelley, Nichelle Nichols

Country: United States of America

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The Green Hornet

Directed by: Michel Gondry

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Hector's House

Starring: Paul Bacon, Denise Bryer, Lucie Dolène, Jacques Morel

Country: France

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 October 1966 ?

  • Chemistry: Mole Day
  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Scorpio in Western tropical astrology.
  • Hungary - National Day (revolution of 1956 and the proclamation of the Republic of Hungary in 1989)
  • Also see October 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Giovanni da Capistrano; Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius
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  • Sandra Spuzich / Jack Rule wins Haig and Haig Scotch Mixed Foursome Golf

Sport Games on 23 October 1966

American Football
  • Atlanta Falcons - Green Bay Packers : 3 - 56
  • Dallas Cowboys - Cleveland Browns : 21 - 30
  • Detroit Lions - San Francisco 49ers : 24 - 27
  • Los Angeles Rams - Chicago Bears : 10 - 17
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The Passover Plot

By: Hugh J. Schonfield

Forty years ago, while living in the city of Linköping, I came across an unusual book. It was written by the distinguished biblical scholar Hugh Schonfield but it read like a

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Everything But Money

By: Sam Levenson

Autobiography, New York City Studies, Sociology

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The Territorial Imperative

By: Robert Ardrey

Book of the Month Club edition; Jacket design by Joseph Low. Drawings by Berdine aurdrey Published New York: Atheneum 1966

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All In The Family

By: Edwin O'Connor

Hardcover: 434 pages Publisher: Little, Brown & Co.; Book Club (BCE/BOMC) edition (1966) Language: English ASIN: B003026EMS Product Dimensions: 9.1 x 6.6 x 1.1 inches Shipping Weight: 1.6

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