Sunday 7 August 1960
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to I'm Sorry by Brenda Lee.
In UK Please Don't Tease by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits.
Ocean's Eleven, directed by Lewis Milestone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960
while Advise And Consent by Allen Drury 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 7 August 1960 ?
- Jacquie O'Sullivan: English singer-songwriter (Bananarama and Shillelagh Sisters).
- Rosana Pastor: Spanish actress.
- David Duchovny: American actor playing FBI agent Fox Mulder in a popular TV series that made its debut in 1996, "The X-Files.
- Wiffi Smith wins LPGA Waterloo Golf Open
- Students stage kneel-in demonstrations in Atlanta, Georgia churches.
- Cote d'Ivoire becomes independent.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1960 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
- Brenda Lee - I'm Sorry
- Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polkadot Bikini
- Hollywood Argyles - Alley-Oop
- Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely (Know The Way I Feel)
- The Fendermen - Mule Skinner Blues
- Safaris - Image Of A Girl
- Brenda Lee - That's All You Gotta Do
- Ray Peterson - Tell Laura I Love Her
- Hank Locklin - Please Help Me, I'm Falling
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