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Monday 16 September 1957

1957-09-16

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Tammy by Debbie Reynolds. The Three Faces of Eve, directed by Nunnally Johnson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957 while By Love Possessed by James Gould Cozzens 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 Three Faces of Eve

Directed by: Nunnally Johnson

Starring: Joanne Woodward, David Wayne, Lee J. Cobb

Country: United States

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Woman in a Dressing Gown

Directed by: J. Lee Thompson

Starring: Yvonne Mitchell, Anthony Quayle, Sylvia Syms

Country: United States

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Quatermass II: Enemy from Space

Directed by: Val Guest

Starring: Brian Donlevy, John Longden, Sid James

Country: United States

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The Pajama Game

Directed by: George Abbott

Starring: Doris Day, John Raitt, Carol Haney

Country: United States

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A Man Escaped

Directed by: Robert Bresson

Starring: Franois Leterrier, Charles Le Clainche, Maurice Beerblock

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

Maverick

Written by: Roy Huggins

Starring: Jack Kelly, James Garner

Country: United States

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Perry Mason

Written by: Erle Stanley Gardner

Starring: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, Ray Collins

Country: United States

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M Squad

Starring: Lee Marvin, Paul Newlan

Country: United States

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Wagon Train

Starring: Frank McGrath, Terry Wilson, Robert Horton, John McIntire

Country: United States

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Have Gun - Will Travel

Written by: Herb Meadow, Sam Rolfe

Starring: Richard Boone, Kam Tong

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 September 1957 ?

Holidays:
  • Mexico - Independence Day (from Spain; proclaimed 1810, recognised 1821, instituted 1825; See Fiestas Patrias)
  • Also see September 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • RC Saints - Saint Cyprian, Pope Cornelius, Saint Ludmila
  • In ancient Greece, the third day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates walked to the sea at Phaleron and purified themselves in the water.
  • Papua New Guinea - Independence Day (from Australia, 1975)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Keith Connor: Anguilla -- British triple jumper (1984 Olympics - Bronze Medalist).
  • Joelle Rodrigues-Nunes: French homicide, the sister-in-law of Henri Jean Jacomet who was convicted of the crime and sentenced to prison for seven years until the verdict was overturned and he was released on 6/15/1995.
  • Pierre Moscovici: French politician, who served as Minister of Finance from 2012 to 2014 and as Minister for European Affairs between 1997 to 2002.
  • Clara Furse: Canadian-English businesswoman.
  • Norman Lamb: English lawyer and politician.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Coup in Thailand (Premier Songgram deposed)
  • LA City Council approves 300-acre site in Chavez Ravine for Dodgers

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Prize police force
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Anastas Mikoyan -- Sep. 16, 1957
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7530

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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