Wednesday 27 February 1957
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Young Love by Tab Hunter.
In UK The Garden Of Eden by Frankie Vaughan was in the top 5 hits.
The Incredible Shrinking Man, directed by Jack Arnold, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while The Fountain Overflows by Rebecca West 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 months ?
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Which were the important events of 27 February 1957 ?
- International Polar Bear Day.
- Saint Antigone
- Saint Leander
- First day of Maslenitsa in Russia (2006)
- Saint Honorine
- Dominican Republic - National Day.
- Bah�'f Faith - Day 2 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
- Roman Empire - Equirria, horse races in honour of the pagan war god Mars were held.
- Saint Gabriel of the Mother of Sorrows
- Adrian Smith: heavy metal guitarist (Iron Maiden - "Aces High").
- Timothy Spall: English actor.
- Viktor Markin: Russian athlete.
- Danny Antonucci: Canadian animator producer and screenwriter.
- Robert de Castella: Australian runner.
- Premiere of only prime-time network TV show beginning with an X: Xavier Cugat Show on NBC (until X-Files)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1957 ?
Top #8 songs in the USA
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