Wednesday 26 March 1958
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In that special week of March people in US were listening to Tequila by The Champs.
In UK Magic Moments by Perry Como was in the top 5 hits.
The Young Lions, directed by Edward Dmytryk, 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..
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 26 March 1958 ?
- Saint Emmanuel (died 304)
- Saint Ludger
- Saint Larissa
- Prince Kuhio Day in Hawaii
- Zoroastrianism - Prophet Zoroaster's Birthday.
- Uwe Flesche: German fine artist and designer, a graduate of the German technical School of Design 1981.
- Elio de Angelis: Italian racing driver (d. 1986).
- Chris Codiroli: American baseball player.
- Philip Brown in Coalinga: California, USA; actor (Doris Day Show, Colbys).
- Elio De Angelis: Italian race driver in Formula One; champion 1975.
- 30th Academy Awards - Bridge on the River Kwai, Alec Guinness, and Joanne Woodward win.
- Army launches 3rd successful US satellite, Explorer III
- US Army launches America's third successful satellite, Explorer III.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1958 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Champs - Tequila
- Elvis Presley - Don't
- The McGuire Sisters - Sugartime
- Perry Como - Catch A Falling Star
- The Four Preps - 26 Miles (Santa Catalina)
- Chuck Berry - Sweet Little Sixteen
- The Chordettes - Lollipop
- Connie Francis - Who's Sorry Now
- Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra - Sail Along Silvery Moon
- The Crescendos - Oh Julie
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