Thursday 29 November 1962
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jimm Erickson and Catherine Chabaud.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Big Girls Don't Cry by The 4 Seasons.
In UK Lovesick Blues by Frank Ifield was in the top 5 hits.
Girls! Girls! Girls!, directed by Norman Taurog, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962
while The Pyramid Climbers by Vance Packard was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Die Höhlenkinder.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spacewar! or Spacewar!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 29 November 1962 ?
- former Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia - Republic Day
- International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
- Israel - Kaftet be-November (commemoration of the U.N. decision in 1947 to partition Palestine)
- Albania - Liberation Day (Dita e �lirimit)
- Brendan of Birr or Brendan the Younger
- Saint Cuthbert Mayne, martyr
- Feast days of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Saturnin
- Denis of the Nativity and Redemptus of the Cross
- Jimm Erickson: American astrologer, writer, songwriter, letter q "relatives" has 1:20 am; chart not right according to his appearance.
- Catherine Chabaud: French journalist and sailor.
- Andrew McCarthy: American actor and noted for being a member of the Hollywood Brat Pack of the '80s.
- Ronny Jordan: English singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2014).
- Andy LaRocque: Swedish guitarist songwriter and producer (King Diamond and Death).
- Rav Aaron Kotler: Orthodox Talmudic scholar, dies in Lakewood, New Jersey.
- Baseball decides to revert back to 1 all star game per year
- Great-Britain and France decide to jointly build Concorde
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1962 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The 4 Seasons - Big Girls Don't Cry
- Elvis Presley - Return To Sender
- Marcie Blane - Bobby's Girl
- Chubby Checker - Limbo Rock
- Brenda Lee - All Alone Am I
- The Orlons - Don't Hang Up
- The Tijuana Brass - The Lonely Bull (El Solo Torro)
- Dee Dee Sharp - Ride
- The Crystals - He's A Rebel
- Neil Sedaka - Next Door To An Angel
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