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Sunday 6 April 1958

1958-04-06

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In that special week of April people in US were listening to Tequila by The Champs. In UK Magic Moments by Perry Como was in the top 5 hits. The Long, Hot Summer, directed by Martin Ritt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958 while Anatomy Of A Murder by Robert Traver was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Long, Hot Summer

Directed by: Martin Ritt

Starring: Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Anthony Franciosa

Country: United States

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The Young Lions

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Starring: Marlon Brando, Montgomery Clift, Dean Martin

Country: United States

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Teacher's Pet

Directed by: George Seaton

Starring: Clark Gable, Doris Day, Gig Young

Country: United States

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Bonjour tristesse

Directed by: Otto Preminger

Starring: Jean Seberg, David Niven, Deborah Kerr

Country: United States

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Run Silent Run Deep

Directed by: Robert Wise

Starring: Clark Gable, Burt Lancaster, Jack Warden

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Walt Disney Presents: Annette

Starring: Tim Considine, David Stollery, Annette Funicello, Steve Stevens

Country: United States

J.P. Patches

Starring: Chris Wedes, Jack Armstrong, Don Einarsen, Bill Gerald

Country: United States

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J.P. Patches

Starring: Chris Wedes, Jack Armstrong, Don Einarsen, Bill Gerald

Country: United States

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Monitor

Starring: Huw Wheldon, John Berger

Country: United Kingdom

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New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts

Starring: Leonard Bernstein, New York Philharmonic

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 April 1958 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Isolde
  • Tartan Day, a day set aside for the celebration of Scottish influence.
  • The date of organization of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and the start of the Restoration Movement by Joseph Smith Junior. Also the date on which this church believes Jesus Christ was born.
  • In Thailand, April 6th marks Chakri Day - a day to commemorate King Rama I, founder of the Chakri dynasty.
  • Saint Balderik
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Facts:
  • Arnold Palmer wins first major golf tournament-the Masters.
  • Soraya Esfandiary Bakhtiari divorces the Shah of Iran, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi after she is unable to produce any children.
  • The satellite Sputnik 2 disintegrates in space after several orbits.
  • Van Cliburn wins the Tchaikovsky International Competition for pianists in Moscow, breaking Cold War tensions.

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Books

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By Love Possessed

By: James Gould Cozzens

During forty-nine hours in the life of Arthur Winner, the leading lawyer in a small Pennsylvania town in the 1950's, By Love Possessed portrays all the myriad aspects of love.

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Below The Salt

By: Thomas B. Costain

A vivid and violent tale of England and Europe and the signing of the magna charta, by the author of "the silver chalice" and "the black rose". England's

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On The Beach

By: Nevil Shute

Nevil Shute’s most powerful novel—a bestseller for decades after its 1957 publication—is an unforgettable vision of a post-apocalyptic world.After a nuclear World War III has destroyed most of the globe, the few remaining survivors in southern Australia await the radioactive ...

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The Sound Of Thunder

By: Taylor Caldwell

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