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Monday 8 December 1958

1958-12-08

It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to To Know Him, Is To Love Him by The Teddy Bears. In UK Hoots Mon by Lord Rockingham's XI was in the top 5 hits. The Inn of the Sixth Happiness, directed by Mark Robson, 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.
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Movies

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

The Inn of the Sixth Happiness

Directed by: Mark Robson

Starring: Ingrid Bergman, Robert Donat, Curd Jrgens

Country: United States

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Auntie Mame

Directed by: Morton DaCosta

Starring: Rosalind Russell, Forrest Tucker, Coral Browne

Country: United States

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The Buccaneer

Directed by: Anthony Quinn

Starring: Yul Brynner, Claire Bloom, Charles Boyer

Country: United States

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Separate Tables

Directed by: Delbert Mann

Starring: Rita Hayworth, Deborah Kerr, David Niven

Country: United States

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Houseboat

Directed by: Melville Shavelson

Starring: Cary Grant, Sophia Loren, Martha Hyer

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Charlie Drake

Starring: Charlie Drake

Country: United Kingdom

Pursuit

Starring: Robert Alda, Warner Anderson, Lew Ayres, Jimmy Baird

Country: United States

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The Uncle Al Show

Starring: Al Lewis, Wanda Lewis

Country: United States

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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 December 1958 ?

Holidays:
  • Malta - Public Holiday.
  • Panama - Mother's Day
  • Romania - Constitution Day
  • Bulgaria - Day of the Student (studentski praznik)
  • R.C. Saints - The solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary: a Holy Day of Obligation
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Famous Deaths:
  • Tris Speaker: American baseball player and manager (d. 1958).

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Charity balls
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Adolfo Mateos -- Dec. 8, 1958
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7593

Books

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

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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