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Title: 27th March - 23rd April 1966
Post by: The Doc on January 13, 2013, 12:01:34 pm
What was going on in the world during the weeks that The Celestial Toymaker was on the air? Tell us all in here :)




Title: Re: 27th March - 23rd April 1966
Post by: Peri-Peri on January 13, 2013, 05:10:48 pm
18th April - The 38th Academy Awards are held with The Sound Of Music taking Best Picture.


Title: Re: 27th March - 23rd April 1966
Post by: Exterminate on January 14, 2013, 11:28:00 am
Two songs were at number 1 for the duration

The Walker Brothers - The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore
The Spencer Davis Group - Somebody Help Me


Title: Re: 27th March - 23rd April 1966
Post by: Aneurin on January 14, 2013, 04:29:27 pm
Three films were at number one in the box office. Doctor Zhivago (for 2 of it's ten weeks at the top), Frankie and Johnny and The Singing Nun


Title: Re: 27th March - 23rd April 1966
Post by: Saber on January 15, 2013, 08:44:14 pm
April 3rd - The first manmade object breaks into the moons orbit


Title: Re: 27th March - 23rd April 1966
Post by: Nyki on January 15, 2013, 09:33:09 pm
Two songs were at number 1 for the duration

The Walker Brothers - The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore
The Spencer Davis Group - Somebody Help Me

The Spencer Davis Group was the band that launched Steve Winwood.


Title: Re: 27th March - 23rd April 1966
Post by: Roranicus on January 16, 2013, 11:28:47 am
Two songs were at number 1 for the duration

The Walker Brothers - The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore
The Spencer Davis Group - Somebody Help Me

The Spencer Davis Group was the band that launched Steve Winwood.

Am I going to get a facepalm if I say I've never heard of either? ???


Title: Re: 27th March - 23rd April 1966
Post by: Roranicus on January 16, 2013, 11:29:13 am
April 3rd - The first manmade object breaks into the moons orbit

I thought that happened in the 50s.


Title: Re: 27th March - 23rd April 1966
Post by: Nyki on January 16, 2013, 05:58:24 pm
Two songs were at number 1 for the duration

The Walker Brothers - The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore
The Spencer Davis Group - Somebody Help Me

The Spencer Davis Group was the band that launched Steve Winwood.

Am I going to get a facepalm if I say I've never heard of either? ???

Yes 8)


Title: Re: 27th March - 23rd April 1966
Post by: Kovarians-Eye-Patch on January 18, 2013, 10:35:23 am
April 1st - The last ever episode of The Flintstones aired.


Title: Re: 27th March - 23rd April 1966
Post by: Kovarians-Eye-Patch on January 18, 2013, 10:36:07 am
April 8th - The last episode of The Addams Family aired