Monday 17 December 1956
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Peter Farrelly and Dominic Lawson.
In UK Just Walkin' In The Rain by Johnnie Ray was in the top 5 hits.
The Wrong Man, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while Don'T Go Near The Water by William Brinkley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Boyd Q.C..
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 17 December 1956 ?
- Peter Farrelly: American director producer and screenwriter.
- Dominic Lawson: English journalist and author.
- Totka Petrova: Bulgarian runner.
- Eddie Acuff: Actor (Guns of Pecos), dies at 48.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1956 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?