Wednesday 27 July 1960
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Reinaldo de Carvalho and Jo Durie.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to I'm Sorry by Brenda Lee.
In UK Good Timin' by Jimmy Jones was in the top 5 hits.
Inherit the Wind, directed by Stanley Kramer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960
while Advise And Consent by Allen Drury was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.
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Which were the important events of 27 July 1960 ?
- Maldives - Independence Day, 2nd Day
- Vietnam - Memorial Day for War Martyrs
- Ancient Latvia - Septinu Guletaju Diena held
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 10 saints: St. Pantaleon
- St. Congall
- The Seven Sleepers, Saints Maximian
- Cuba - Revolution Day, 2nd Day
- St. Luican
- Reinaldo de Carvalho: Carnival King.
- Jo Durie: British leading tennis player of the late 1980s, one of the four greatest women tennis players in the world by January 1984, when she peaked.
- Elena Kopylova: Russian astrologer and editor of the Russian Astrolog.
- Judy Tee: American auto accident case on 2/23/1995, c. 7:00 PM, Englewood, NJ.
- Gabrielle Glaister: English actress.
- Conway Savage: Australian singer-songwriter and keyboard player (Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds)
- Emily Thornberry: English lawyer and politician
- VP Nixon nominated for President at Republican Convention in Chicago
- Vice President Richard Nixon nominated for president at Republican convention in Chicago, Illinois.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1960 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Brenda Lee - I'm Sorry
- Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely (Know The Way I Feel)
- Hollywood Argyles - Alley-Oop
- Connie Francis - Everybody's Somebody's Fool
- Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polkadot Bikini
- The Fendermen - Mule Skinner Blues
- Safaris - Image Of A Girl
- Ray Peterson - Tell Laura I Love Her
- Hank Locklin - Please Help Me, I'm Falling
- Brenda Lee - That's All You Gotta Do
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