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This Week in History: Jan. 23-27, 1962

This Week in History, Jan. 23-27, 1962:

The number one movie is “Lover Come Back” starring Rock Hudson.

The number one song is “Duke of Earl” by Gene Chandler.

Cock Robin singer/keyboardist Anna LaCazio was born and Italian-American mobster Charles “Lucky” Luciano died.

Quote: “Bond. James Bond,” said Sean Connery in “Dr. No”

-Information compiled by Mike Hack

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Mike Hack has enjoyed living in North Carolina for fourteen years and Wilmington for the past seven. Mike is a musician and videographer who enjoys crossword puzzles, Jeopardy, bus rides, long walks, and music history trivia. Mike has a vast knowledge of dates, and researching them is just one of his many passions.  Mike also has autism and is enjoying connecting with his community via Port City Daily!

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