Wednesday 5 February 1958
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In that special week of February people in US were listening to At The Hop by Danny & The Juniors.
In UK Great Balls Of Fire by Jerry Lee Lewis was in the top 5 hits.
while By Love Possessed by James Gould Cozzens 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 5 February 1958 ?
- Kashmir Day observes as public holiday in Pakistan.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agatha of Sicily, patron saint of firework makers and glass blowers.
- Saint Bertolf
- Philippe Dalibard: French professional cyclist, who was sports director of the teams Bretagne Armor Lux (2007-2008) and Bretagne-Schuller (2009).
- Fabrizio Frizzi: Italian television presenter who started his career in 1980, chosen through audition to host the children's program "Il barattolo.
- Jennifer Jason Leigh [Morrow] in Los Angeles: California, USA; actress (Single White Female).
- Henry M Tomlinson: British writer (Under red ensign), dies at age 84.
- Clifton R Wharton confirmed as 1st US black Foreign Minister (Romania)
- Vanguard TV-3 back-up launches into Earth orbit; reaches 6 km.
- A hydrogen bomb known as the Tybee Bomb is lost by the US Air Force off the coast of Savannah, Georgia, never to be recovered.
- Gamel Abdel Nasser is nominated to be the first president of the United Arab Republic.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1958 ?
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