Monday 11 August 1958
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). 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 11 August 1958 ?
- Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
- Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
- Taiwan - Valentine's Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
- St. Chromatius
- St. Equitius
- St. Gery/Gaugericus
- St. Susanna
- Cordelia Gonzalez: San Juan, Puerto Rico -- Actor (La Gran Fiesta).
- Lori Garbacz: South Bend, Indiana -- LPGA golfer (1989 Circle K Tucson Open).
- Jah Wobble: English singer-songwriter and bass player (Public Image Ltd and The Damage Manual).
- Pascale Trinquet-Hachin: French fencer and Olympic champion in foil competition.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1958 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Domenico Modugno - Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu (Volare)
- Ricky Nelson - Poor Little Fool
- Elvis Presley - Hard Headed Woman
- Perez Prado and His Orchestra - Patricia
- Jack Scott - My True Love
- Bobby Darin - Splish Splash
- Jimmy Clanton - Just A Dream
- Kalin Twins - When
- Duane Eddy - Rebel-'Rouser
- Johnny Otis Show - Willie And The Hand Jive
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