Saturday 9 August 1958
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Greg Chaisson and Amanda Bearse.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Poor Little Fool by Ricky Nelson.
In UK All I Have To Do Is Dream / Claudette by The Everly Brothers was in the top 5 hits.
The Fly, directed by Kurt Neumann, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 August 1958 ?
- St. Nathy (or David)
- Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
- St. Fedlimid/Felimy
- St. Romanus Ostiarius
- St. Edith Stein
- Singapore: National Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Jean Vianney
- Greg Chaisson: heavy metal rocker (Badlands - "Dreams in the Dark").
- Amanda Bearse: American actress and director.
- Muazzez Ersoy: Turkish singer.
- James Lileks: American journalist and blogger.
- Calie Pistorius: South African engineer and academic.
- Felipe Boero: Composer, dies at 74.
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