Monday August 30, 1965

US date format: 8/30/1965, UK date format: 30/8/1965

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 30, 1965). The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Help! by The Beatles. In UK (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction by The Rolling Stones was in the top 5 hits. The Money Trap, directed by Burt Kennedy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965 while The Rabbi by Noah Gordon was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching My Brother Jack.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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The Money Trap

Directed by: Burt Kennedy

Starring: Glenn Ford, Elke Sommer, Rita Hayworth, Joseph Cotten

Pierrot le Fou

Directed by: Jean-Luc Godard

Starring: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Anna Karina, Graziella Galvani, Aicha Abadir

Country: United States of America

Mickey One

Directed by: Arthur Penn

Starring: Warren Beatty, Alexandra Stewart, Hurd Hatfield, Franchot Tone


Directed by: Don Weis

Starring: Patty Duke, Jim Backus, Jane Greer, Warren Berlinger

The Great Sioux Massacre

Directed by: Sidney Salkow

Starring: Joseph Cotten, Darren McGavin, Philip Carey, Julie Sommars


Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 30, 1965?


  • International Day of the Disappeared
  • Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
  • Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day


  • Section of Allalin glacier wipes out construction site at Mattmark Dam near Saas-Fee, Switzerland.

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

My Brother Jack

Directed by: Stephen Dest

Police Patrol

Directed by: Rasmus A. Sivertsen

National Geographic Specials

Starring: Alexander Scourby, Leslie Nielsen

Country: United States of America

F Troop

Roger Ramjet

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?

The Rabbi

By: Noah Gordon

The New York Times–bestselling novel that follows the life and career of a rabbi as he journeys through America: “A rewarding reading experience.” —Los Angeles TimesMichael Kind is raised in the Jewish cauldron of 1920s New York, familiar with the …

Night Of Camp David

By: Fletcher Knebel

Night of Camp David

The Making Of The President 1964

By: Theodore H. White

“[White] revolutionized the art of political reporting.” —William F. BuckleyA national bestseller, The Making of the President 1964 is the critically acclaimed account of the 1964 presidential campaign, from the assassination

Games People Play

By: Eric Berne

We think we’re relating to other people–but actually we’re all playing games.Forty years ago, Games People Play revolutionized our understanding of what really goes on during our most basic social interactions.

Sixpence In Her Shoe

By: Phyllis McGinley

Third printing 1964. MacMillan. Name and bookplate inside front cover. Lightly bumped corners. Light stain on top right corner of first 8 pages otherwise clean.

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