Friday 20 September 1957
It was Friday, 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.
Jet Pilot, directed by Josef von Sternberg, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 20 September 1957 ?
- Michael Hurst: New Zealand actor and director.
- Arn Anderson [Marty Lunde]: Wrestler (ECW / SMW / WCW / NWA / WWF).
- Vladmir Tkachenko: USSR -- Basketball (1980 Olympics - Bronze Medalist).
- Rich DiSilvio: American new media developer & artist.
- Fran Drescher: in New York City; actress (Cadillac Man).
- Alannah Currie: New Zealand-British musician, a keyboard player and singer, one of a trio who call themselves the "Thompson Twins." The singers are backed up by Nile Rodgers on sharp guitar and percussion and front man Tom Bailey on vocals set off by the syncopated harmonies of Currie and Joe Leeway. They are one of the few groups who combine an appealing mix of English pop modernism with solid dance instincts. Currie wears blonde hair in a spiked mohawk and punk costumes. Their work includes "Into the Gap" and
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1957 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elvis Presley - (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear
- Debbie Reynolds - Tammy
- Jimmie Rodgers - Honeycomb
- Paul Anka - Diana
- The Crickets - That'll Be The Day
- The Everly Brothers - Bye Bye Love
- Jerry Lee Lewis - Whole Lot Of Shakin' Going On
- The Coasters - Searchin'
- Russ Hamilton - Rainbow
- The Bobbettes - Mr. Lee
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