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Monday 27 October 1969

It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Annie Patterson and Corey Foster. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Suspicious Minds by Elvis Presley. In UK I'll Never Fall In Love Again by Bobbie Gentry was in the top 5 hits. Marlowe, directed by Paul Bogart, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969 while My Life And Prophecies by Jeane Dixon was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Fabian van Fallada. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Space Travel.
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Directed by: Paul Bogart

Starring: James Garner, Gayle Hunnicutt, Carroll O'Connor

Country: United States

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Battle of Britain

Directed by: Guy Hamilton

Starring: Michael Caine, Trevor Howard, Harry Andrews

Country: United States

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Paint Your Wagon

Directed by: Joshua Logan

Starring: Lee Marvin, Clint Eastwood, Jean Seberg

Country: United States

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The Madwoman of Chaillot

Directed by: Bryan Forbes

Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Paul Henreid, Oskar Homolka

Country: United States

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The Undefeated

Directed by: Andrew V. McLaglen

Starring: John Wayne, Rock Hudson, Antonio Aguilar

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Fabian van Fallada

Starring: Jef Demedts, Fanny Winkler, Yvonne Lex, Marilou Mermans

Country: Belgium

Strange Paradise

Written by: Ian Martin, Jerry Layton

Starring: Colin Fox, Cosette Lee, Dawn Greenhalgh, Kurt Schiegl

Country: Canada

Mary Mungo & Midge

Starring: Richard Baker, Isabel Ryan

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


Starring: Rutger Hauer, Jos Bergman, Ton Vos, Jacco van Renesse

Country: Netherlands

Monty Python's Flying Circus

Written by: Graham Chapman, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin, Terry Gilliam, John Cleese

Starring: Graham Chapman, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 October 1969 ?

  • St. Namatius
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Independence Day (from Britain, 1979)
  • Turkmenistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
  • St. Desiderius
  • R.C. saints - October 27th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Abraham the Poor
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Famous Deaths:
  • Nobel prize for economy awarded to John Tinbergen
  • St. Vincent and Grenadines gains associated status with Britain
  • Ralph Nader sets up a consumer organization known as Nader's Raiders.

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Sport Games on 27 October 1969

American Football
  • New York Giants - Dallas Cowboys : 3 - 25
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

My Life And Prophecies

By: Jeane Dixon

My Life And Prophecies, by Dixon, Jeane As Told To Rene Noo

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The Pretenders

By: Gladys Rockmore Davis


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My Life With Jacqueline Kennedy

By: Mary Barelli Gallagher

The Author, Mary Gallagher, is uniquely situated to understand the real woman beneath the goddess figure that the world made of Jacqueline Kennedy, having been her personal secretary for eight years.

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The Andromeda Strain

By: Michael Crichton

The United States government is given a warning by the pre-eminent biophysicists in the country: current sterilization procedures applied to returning space probes may be inadequate to guarantee uncontaminated re-entry to

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Space Travel

Platform: Multics, GECOS, PDP-7

Genre: Simulation game

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