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Tuesday 7 October 1958

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kim Morris and Judy Landers. In that special week of October people in US were listening to It's All In The Game by Tommy Edwards. In UK When by The Kalin Twins was in the top 5 hits. The Seventh Seal, directed by Ingmar Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958 while Around The World With Auntie Mame by Patrick Dennis was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Frances Farmer Presents.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

The Seventh Seal

Directed by: Ingmar Bergman

Starring: Max von Sydow, Gunnar Bjrnstrand, Bengt Ekerot

Country: United States

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The Old Man and the Sea

Directed by: John Sturges

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Felipe Pazos, Harry Bellaver

Country: United States

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Man of the West

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Starring: Gary Cooper, Julie London, Lee J. Cobb

Country: United States

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The Big Country

Directed by: William Wyler

Starring: Gregory Peck, Jean Simmons, Carroll Baker

Country: United States

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The Barbarian and the Geisha

Directed by: John Huston

Starring: John Wayne, Eiko Ando, Sam Jaffe

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

Frances Farmer Presents

Starring: Mari Aldon, Edward Colmans, James Gavin, Rogelio Hernández

Country: United States

Frances Farmer Presents

Starring: Mari Aldon, Edward Colmans, James Gavin, Rogelio Hernández

Country: United States

WJRT ABC 12 News

Starring: Kishe Caelan-Wallace

Country: United States

Cimarron City

Starring: George Montgomery, John Smith, Audrey Totter, Dan Blocker

Country: United States

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77 Sunset Strip

Written by: Roy Huggins

Starring: Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Edd Byrnes, Roger Smith, Jacqueline Beer

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 7 October 1958 ?

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Facts:
  • US manned space-flight project renamed Project Mercury.
  • Potter Stewart appointed to US Supreme Court.
  • President of Pakistan Iskander Mirza, with the support of General Ayub Khan and the army, suspends the 1956 constitution, imposes martial law, and cancels the elections scheduled for January 1959.
  • The U.S. manned space-flight project is renamed Project Mercury.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1958?

  • Life: France Nuyen
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Nelson Rockefeller -- Oct. 6, 1958
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7584

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

By Love Possessed

By: James Gould Cozzens

During 49 hours in the life of Arthur Winner, the leading lawyer in a small Pennsylvania town in the 1950s, "By Love Possessed" portrays all the myriad aspects of love: between parent and child, brother and sister, inside marriage and ...

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Below The Salt

By: Thomas B. Costain

paperback 1963 permabook edition. a vidid and violent tale of england and europe and the signing of the magna charta. by author of the silver chalice and the black rose.

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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

Money. Power. Prestige. These were the riches that destiny had awarded Edward Enger, but a greedy, ruthless family conspired against him and his own relentless desires enslaved him! As the descendant of a German immigrant, Edward built a business empire ...

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