Tuesday 2 December 1958
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to To Know Him, Is To Love Him by The Teddy Bears.
In UK It's All In The Game by Tommy Edwards was in the top 5 hits.
Auntie Mame, directed by Morton DaCosta, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958
while Around The World With Auntie Mame by Patrick Dennis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 December 1958 ?
- Laos - National Day
- United Arab Emirates - National Day (independence from Britain, 1971)
- R.C. Saints - St Bibiana
- Ezio Gamba: Italian judo champion, winner of a Gold Medal at the Olympics in Moscow 1980.
- Gaëtan Gorce: French politician, a member of the National Assembly of France.
- Andrew George: English politician.
- Vladimir Parfenovich: USSR -- 500m kayak (1980 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- George Saunders: American journalist author and academic.
- Randy Gardner: American athlete, an ice skating champion teamed with Tai Babilonia from 1970, precision mirror-images in a unique ballet pas de deux on ice. They matched and complemented each other; she, easy going and he, vigorous with a temper. They were National skating champs since 1976, the first American pair in 29 years to win the world Skating Championship, 3/12/1979, Vienna, Austria.
- Uladzimir Parfianovich: Belarusian canoer
- KNOP TV channel 2 in North Platte, NB (NBC) begins broadcasting
- 24th Heisman Trophy Award: Pete Dawkins, Army (HB).
- Benelux treaty signed by Belgium, Netherlands, and Luxembourg.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1958 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Tommy Edwards - It's All In The Game
- The Teddy Bears - To Know Him, Is To Love Him
- Conway Twitty - It's Only Make Believe
- The Kingston Trio - Tom Dooley
- The Everly Brothers - Problems
- Cozy Cole - Topsy II
- Elvis Presley - One Night
- The Playmates - Beep Beep
- Ricky Nelson - Lonesome Town
- Elvis Presley - I Got Stung
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