It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In that special week of March people in US were listening to Venus by Frankie Avalon.
In UK Smoke Gets In Your Eyes by The Platters was in the top 5 hits.
Rio Bravo, directed by Howard Hawks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959
while The Ugly American by William J. Lederer and Eugene Burdick was one of the best selling books.But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Directed by: Howard Hawks
Starring: John Wayne, Dean Martin, Ricky Nelson
Country: United States
Directed by: George Stevens
Starring: Millie Perkins, Shelley Winters, Joseph Schildkraut
Directed by: Raoul Walsh
Starring: Kenneth More, Jayne Mansfield, Henry Hull
Directed by: Anatole Litvak
Starring: Deborah Kerr, Yul Brynner, Jason Robards
Directed by: William Castle
Starring: Vincent Price, Carol Ohmart, Richard Long
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Written by: Justin Blake
Starring: Terence Longdon
Country: United Kingdom
Starring: Michael Rennie, Jonathan Harris
Starring: Clint Eastwood, Paul Brinegar, Steve Raines, Eric Fleming
Starring: Robert Earle, John Bellairs
Starring: John Compton, Ralph Manza, Herbert Ellis
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
By: Leon Uris
Exodus is an international publishing phenomenon--the towering novel of the twentieth century's most dramatic geopolitical event. Leon Uris magnificently portrays the birth of a new nation in the midst of enemies--the beginning of an earthshaking struggle for power. Here
By: Boris Pasternak
First published in Italy in 1957 amid international controversy, Doctor Zhivago is the story of the life and loves of a poet/physician during the turmoil of the Russian Revolution.
By: James A. Michener
Pulitzer Prize–winning author James A. Michener brings Hawaii’s epic history vividly to life in a classic saga that has captivated readers since its initial publication in 1959.
By: Allen Drur
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