Saturday 26 July 1958
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In that special week of July people in US were listening to Yakety Yak by The Coasters.
In UK All I Have To Do Is Dream / Claudette by The Everly Brothers was in the top 5 hits.
The Fly, directed by Kurt Neumann, 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 26 July 1958 ?
- Ramona Neubert: German DR, long jumper / pentathlete (1980 Olympics - 4th Place).
- Thierry Gilardi: French football/soccer commentator on French television.
- Monti Davis: American basketball player (d. 2013).
- Angela Hewitt: Canadian classical pianist.
- Army launches fourth US successful satellite, Explorer IV.
- Explorer program: Explorer 4 is launched.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1958 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Sheb Wooley - The Purple People Eater
- Ricky Nelson - Poor Little Fool
- Elvis Presley - Hard Headed Woman
- Perez Prado and His Orchestra - Patricia
- The Coasters - Yakety Yak
- Jimmie Rodgers - Secretly
- Bobby Darin - Splish Splash
- Kalin Twins - When
- Jody Reynolds - Endless Sleep
- Duane Eddy - Rebel-'Rouser
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