(Saturday, March 2, 1963) — “Walk Like a Man” by The Four Seasons peaked at #1 on today’s Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart for three weeks (March 2/9/16, 1963). It was the group’s third of five number 1 hits on the chart (1962-1976).
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(Thursday, March 2, 1933) — King Kong, a monster/adventure film about a gigantic island-dwelling ape creature called Kong who dies in an attempt to possess a beautiful young woman, opened today at the 6,200-seat Radio City Music Hall in New York City and the 3,700-seat RKO Roxy across the street.
Directed by Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack, the film starred Fay Wray, Bruce Cabot and Robert Armstrong.