Saturday September 23, 1961

US date format: 9/23/1961, UK date format: 23/9/1961
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on September 23, 1961). The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative), Pope John XXIII was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Chi McBride and Lesley Fitz-Simons. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Take Good Care Of My Baby by Bobby Vee. In UK Johnny Remember Me by John Leyton was in the top 5 hits. The Hustler, directed by Robert Rossen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961 while Life With Women And How To Survive It by Joseph H. Peck was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Ghost Squad.
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Movies

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The Hustler

The Hustler

Directed by: Robert Rossen

Starring: Paul Newman, Jackie Gleason, Piper Laurie, George C. Scott

Country: United States of America

Paris Blues

Paris Blues

Directed by: Martin Ritt

Starring: Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Sidney Poitier, Louis Armstrong

Country: United States of America

A Thunder of Drums

A Thunder of Drums

Directed by: Joseph M. Newman

Starring: Richard Boone, George Hamilton, Luana Patten, Arthur O'Connell

Man-Trap

Man-Trap

Directed by: Edmond O'Brien

Starring: Jeffrey Hunter, David Janssen, Stella Stevens, Elaine Devry

Claudelle Inglish

Claudelle Inglish

Directed by: Gordon Douglas

Starring: Diane McBain, Arthur Kennedy, Will Hutchins, Constance Ford

history

Historical Events

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Holidays

  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Adomnan of Iona, Saint Constantius, Saint Thecla.
  • French Republican Calendar - Safran (Saffron) Day, second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Saudi Arabia - National Day (unification 1932)
  • Japanese Autumnal equinox Day (????/Sh?bun no hi)
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Events

  • 1st movie to become a TV series-How to Marry a Millionaire

Famous Birthday

Famous Deaths

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Music charts

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Sport Games on September 23, 1961

Sport Games on September 23, 1961


NFL

American Football
  • Chicago Bears - Los Angeles Rams : 21 - 17
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TV Series

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Ghost Squad

Ghost Squad

Directed by: Joel Souza

87th Precinct

87th Precinct

Written by:

Starring: Robert Lansing, Ron Harper, Gregory Walcott, Norman Fell

Country: United States of America

The New Steve Allen Show

The New Steve Allen Show

Starring: Steve Allen, Johnny Jacobs

Country: United States of America

Ripcord

Ripcord

Written by:

Starring: Larry Pennell, Ken Curtis, Shug Fisher

Country: United States of America

Father of the Bride

Father of the Bride

Magazine Covers

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Books

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Life With Women And How To Survive It by Joseph H. Peck

Life With Women And How To Survive It

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Life with women and how to survive it

A Journey To Matecumbe by Robert Lewis Taylor

A Journey To Matecumbe

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WITH ILLUSTRATIONS By JOSEPH PAPIN. The book is about an adventure tale set on the Mississippi River down to the Florida Keys.

A Nation Of Sheep by William J. Lederer

A Nation Of Sheep

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Nation Of Sheep, A, by Lederer, William J.

The Spanish Civil War by Hugh Thomas

The Spanish Civil War

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A masterpiece of the historian’s art, Hugh Thomas’s The Spanish Civil War remains the best, most engrossing narrative of one of the most emblematic and misunderstood wars of the twentieth century.

The Rise And Fall Of The Third Reich by William L. Shirer

The Rise And Fall Of The Third Reich

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Hailed as “one of the most important works of history of our time” (The New York Times), this definitive chronicle of Hitler’s rise to power is back in hardcover with a


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