Monday 25 September 1961
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Heather Locklear in Los Angeles and Heather Locklear.
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.
Paris Blues, directed by Martin Ritt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961
while Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Ripcord.
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- Also see September 25 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - Virgin of Fuencisla; Saint Finbarr
- Mozambique - Armed Forces Day
- French Republican Calendar - Colchique (Crocus) Day, fourth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Heather Locklear in Los Angeles: California, USA; actress (Stacy - T.J.
- Heather Locklear: American perky, sexy, blonde TV actress who made it big.
- Jean-Philippe Quignon: French journalist and co-president of Festival des Vieilles Charrues, who died on 7 September 2012.
- Mehmet Aslantuğ: Turkish actor director producer and screenwriter.
- Mark Gil: Filipino actor (d. 2014).
- Steve Scott: British journalist and presenter
- KTPS TV channel 62 in Tacoma, WA (PBS) begins broadcasting
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1961 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bobby Vee - Take Good Care Of My Baby
- Dick and DeeDee - The Mountain's High
- The Highwaymen - Michael
- Roy Orbison - Crying
- Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavor (On The Bedpost Over Night) - Lonnie Donegan and His Skiffle Group
- Elvis Presley - Little Sister
- Barry Mann - Who Put The Bomp (In The Bomp, Bomp, Bomp)
- The Jive Five - My True Story
- Johnny Tillotson - Without You
- Elvis Presley - (Marie's The Name) His Latest Flame
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