Friday 3 January 1958
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
In UK Mary's Boy Child by Harry Belafonte was in the top 5 hits.
The Enemy Below, directed by Dick Powell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958
while By Love Possessed by James Gould Cozzens 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 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 3 January 1958 ?
- The tenth night and ninth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- The Festival of Sleep Day
- In astronomy the best date to view the Quadrantids meteor shower.
- Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Pax
- Feast day of St Genevieve
- In astronomy the approximate date of Earth's perihelion.
- James Greco: American businessman.
- Shim Hyung-rae: South Korean actor director and producer.
- James J Greco: American businessman.
- Smaïn : French-Algerian humorist, stage and film actor.
- The West Indies Federation is formed.
- Lindsay Kline takes a hat-trick versus South Africa at Cape Town.
- Edmund Hillary reaches South Pole overland.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1958 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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