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I FEEL FINE - BEATLES - 1964

NEWS
•    President Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act into law.
•    The Warren Commission releases its report, concluding that Lee Harvey Oswald, acting alone, assassinated President John F. Kennedy.
•    North Vietnam allegedly fires on a US destroyer in the Gulf of Tonkin Incident.

 

FADS and ENTERTAINMENT
•    MOVIES: “Bikini Beach”  “Dr. Strangelove”  “My Fair Lady” wins an Oscar
•    T.V.: “Shindig” “Gomer Pyle” & “Gilligan’s Island” all premiered on TV.
•    Steven Tyler forms his first serious band, The Strangeurs, in Sunapee, NH, in which he is the drummer.
•    The GTO was acknowledged as the first “Muscle Car” but it was a vehicle nicknamed “Pony” car but the Ford Mustang was a huge success
•    Comedian Lenny Bruce is convicted of obscenity


#1@1
•    Beatles win a Grammy as “Best New Artists” in 1964.
•    The Beatles would appear on the Ed Sullivan show twice!
•    While there is disagreement as to whose guitar made the noise at the beginning it was the 1st use of feedback on a record! 
•    The Beatles “I Feel Fine” your #1 @ 1 from December 1964

 



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