Friday 7 March 1958
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Alan Hale and Rik Mayall comedian (Drop Dead Fred.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Get A Job by The Silhouettes.
In UK The Story Of My Life by Michael Holliday was in the top 5 hits.
The Brothers Karamazov, directed by Richard Brooks, 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.
On TV people were watching Stahlnetz.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 7 March 1958 ?
- Albania ? Teacher's Day
- Catholicism ? Feast day of Saints Perpetua and Felicitas, patron saint of married women
- Alan Hale: American astronomer.
- Rik Mayall comedian (Drop Dead Fred: Bottom, Little Noises).
- Donna Murphy: American actress and singer.
- Rik Mayall: British comedian and actor, a pioneer of alternative comedy in the 1980s, appearing in TV shows like "The Young Ones", "Filthy Rich & Catflap", "Blackadder", and "Bottom".
- Rick Bass: American author and activist.
- Merv Neagle: Australian footballer and coach (d. 2012)
- Chicago Cardinals announce they will play their 1958 opener in Buffalo, New York.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1958 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Silhouettes - Get A Job
- Elvis Presley - Don't
- Royal Teens - Short Shorts
- The Four Preps - 26 Miles (Santa Catalina)
- The Crescendos - Oh Julie
- Chuck Berry - Sweet Little Sixteen
- Danny & The Juniors - At The Hop
- The Diamonds - The Stroll
- Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra - Sail Along Silvery Moon
- Paul Anka - You Are My Destiny
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