Monday 21 January 1957
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jacob Green and Geena (Virginia) Davis in Wareham.
In UK Singing The Blues by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits.
The Wrong Man, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while Don'T Go Near The Water by William Brinkley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Whirlybirds.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 January 1957 ?
- National Hugging Day
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
- Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
- UN Arms Day
- Jacob Green: NFL defensive end (Seattle Seahawk).
- Geena (Virginia) Davis in Wareham: Massachusetts, USA; actress (Beetlejuice, The Fly).
- Greg Ryan: American soccer coach.
- Greg Martin: British actor, writer, producer and noted family member, he is the eldest son of record producer George Martin (he produced The Beatles' records in the '60s).
- Arthur L Bowley: English statistician/economist, dies at age 87.
- KSAT TV channel 12 in San Antonio, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1957 ?
Top #7 songs in the USA
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards
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