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Tuesday 16 September 1958

1958-09-16

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.
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Movies

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

Pather Panchali

Directed by: Satyajit Ray

Starring: Kanu Bannerjee, Karuna Bannerjee, Subir Bannerjee

Country: United States

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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Directed by: Richard Brooks

Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Burl Ives

Country: United States

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The Blob

Directed by: Irvin S. Yeaworth Jr.

Starring: Steve McQueen, Aneta Corsaut, Earl Rowe

Country: United States

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The Fly

Directed by: Kurt Neumann

Starring: David Hedison, Patricia Owens, Vincent Price

Country: United States

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King Creole

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Elvis Presley, Carolyn Jones, Walter Matthau

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Rescue 8

Starring: Jim Davis, Lang Jeffries, Nancy Rennick, Mary K. Cleary

Country: United States

Peter Gunn

Written by: Blake Edwards

Starring: Craig Stevens, Herschel Bernardi, Lola Albright

Country: United States

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Northwest Passage

Starring: Keith Larsen, Buddy Ebsen, Don Burnett

Country: United States

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Steve Canyon

Starring: Dean Fredericks, Jackson Beck, Paul Frees

Country: United States

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Wanted: Dead or Alive

Starring: Steve McQueen

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 September 1958 ?

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:
  • 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.
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1958?

  • Life: Quartet of Crosbys
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Edmund Brown -- Sep. 15, 1958
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7581

Books

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

By Love Possessed

By: James Gould Cozzens

During forty-nine hours in the life of Arthur Winner, the leading lawyer in a small Pennsylvania town in the 1950's, By Love Possessed portrays all the myriad aspects of love.

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Below The Salt

By: Thomas B. Costain

A vivid and violent tale of England and Europe and the signing of the magna charta, by the author of "the silver chalice" and "the black rose". England's

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On The Beach

By: Nevil Shute

Nevil Shute’s most powerful novel—a bestseller for decades after its 1957 publication—is an unforgettable vision of a post-apocalyptic world.After a nuclear World War III has destroyed most of the globe, the few remaining survivors in southern Australia await the radioactive ...

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The Sound Of Thunder

By: Taylor Caldwell

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