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Saturday 9 February 1957

1957-02-09

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In UK Singing The Blues by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits. Funny Face, directed by Stanley Donen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957 while The Fountain Overflows by Rebecca West was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Funny Face

Directed by: Stanley Donen

Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Fred Astaire, Kay Thompson

Country: United States

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The Wings of Eagles

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Dan Dailey

Country: United States

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The Wrong Man

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Henry Fonda, Vera Miles, Anthony Quayle

Country: United States

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The King and Four Queens

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Clark Gable, Eleanor Parker, Jean Willes

Country: United States

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Baby Doll

Directed by: Elia Kazan

Starring: Karl Malden, Carroll Baker, Eli Wallach

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Six-Five Special

Starring: Don Lang, Freddie Mills, Jim Dale

Country: United Kingdom

Whirlybirds

Written by: Art Napoleon, Jo Napoleon

Starring: Kenneth Tobey, Craig Hill, Nancy Hale

Country: United States

The Mike Wallace Interview

Starring: Mike Wallace

Country: United States

The New Adventures of Spin and Marty

Starring: Tim Considine, David Stollery, Kevin Corcoran, J. Pat O'Malley

Country: United States

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The Hardy Boys: The Mystery of the Ghost Farm

Starring: Tim Considine, Tommy Kirk, Carole Ann Campbell, Sarah Selby

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 February 1957 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Apollonia, patron saint of dentists and dental technicians
  • Saint Ansbert of Rouen
  • Saint Maroon's Day - Lebanon
Famous Birthdays:
  • Mohammed Valli: Moosa; South African leader (UDF).
  • Terry McAuliffe: American businessman and politician 72nd Governor of Virginia.
  • Gordon Strachan: Scottish football player and manager.
  • Carina Lidbom: Swedish actress, script author and stage manager for films.
  • Jaco Van Dormael: Belgian film director noted for "Toto le Héros," 1991, for which he was awarded the César in 1992.
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1957?

  • Life: Ferrer and Hepburn
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Leonard Bernstein -- Feb. 4, 1957
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7498

Books

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

Don'T Go Near The Water

By: William Brinkley

Set on a remote Pacific island during the waning days of the World War II, this classic humor novel about the public relations sector of the Navy follows the adventures of a group of young officers, commissioned without the corrupting ...

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The Tribe That Lost Its Head

By: Nicholas Monsarrat

Five hundred miles off the southwest coast of Africa lies the island of Pharamaul, a British Protectorate, governed from Whitehall through a handful of devoted British civilians.

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The Fountain Overflows

By: Rebecca West

The lives of the talented Aubrey children have long been clouded by their father?s genius for instability, but his new job in the London suburbs promises, for a time at least, reprieve from scandal and the threat of ruin.

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Merry Christmas, Mr. Baxter

By: Edward Streeter

Dust jacket notes: "All that is inevitable, enjoyable, maddening and amusing about Christmas provides a perfect background for the adventures of this new Streeter "hero" - a grandfather who has not yet achieved the age of discretion and gives little ...

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