It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Sleep Walk by Santo and Johnny.
In UK Only Sixteen by Craig Douglas was in the top 5 hits.
The Lovers, directed by Louis Malle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959
while Advise And Consent by Allen Drury was one of the best selling books.But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Directed by: Michael Gordon
Starring: Rock Hudson, Doris Day, Tony Randall
Directed by: Ingmar Bergman
Starring: Max von Sydow, Ingrid Thulin, Gunnar Bjrnstrand
Directed by: John Sturges
Starring: Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn, Carolyn Jones
Directed by: William Castle
Starring: Vincent Price, Judith Evelyn, Darryl Hickman
Directed by: Edward D. Wood Jr.
Starring: Gregory Walcott, Tom Keene, Mona McKinnon
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Which were the important events of Thursday, 01 October 1959 ?
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1959 ?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
By: Leon Uris
Exodus is an international publishing phenomenon--the towering novel of the twentieth century's most dramatic geopolitical event. Leon Uris magnificently portrays the birth of a new nation in the midst of enemies--the beginning of an earthshaking struggle for power. Here
By: Boris Pasternak
First published in Italy in 1957 amid international controversy, Doctor Zhivago is the story of the life and loves of a poet/physician during the turmoil of the Russian Revolution.
By: James A. Michener
Pulitzer Prize–winning author James A. Michener brings Hawaii’s epic history vividly to life in a classic saga that has captivated readers since its initial publication in 1959.
By: Allen Drur
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