Tuesday 16 September 1958
It was Tuesday, 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 Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu (Volare) by Domenico Modugno.
In UK When by The Kalin Twins was in the top 5 hits.
Pather Panchali, directed by Satyajit Ray, 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 16 September 1958 ?
- 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)
- Orel Hershiser: American baseball player: pitcher, Indians.
- Mariano Aprile: Italian insurance fraud; he and his wife faked his death while sailing to collect insurance sum of 1 million lire.
- Henry Milligan: American boxer who began the sport after in college the fall of 1981.
- Maura O'Connell: Irish singer and actress (De Dannan).
- Neville Southall: Welsh footballer and manager.
- Jennifer Tilly: Movie Actress
- Jennifer Tilly in Los Angeles: California, USA; actress (Let it Ride, Off Beat, Psycho II).
- Hanna Opitz: Brazilian Uranian astrologer.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1958 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Tommy Edwards - It's All In The Game
- Domenico Modugno - Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu (Volare)
- The Elegants - Little Star
- The Everly Brothers - Bird Dog
- Bobby Day - Rock-In Robin
- Jimmy Clanton - Just A Dream
- Little Anthony and the Imperials - Tears On My Pillow
- Robin Luke - Susie Darlin'
- Poni-Tails - Born Too Late
- The Olympics - Western Movies
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