Sunday 27 March 1960
It was Sunday, 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 The Theme From A Summer Place by Percy Faith.
In UK Running Bear by Johnny Preston was in the top 5 hits.
Please Don't Eat the Daisies, directed by Charles Walters, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960
while Advise And Consent by Allen Drury 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 27 March 1960 ?
- St. Augusta
- Angolan Victory Day.
- World Theatre Day
- St. John of Egypt
- St. Lydia
- Feast day of Rupert of Salzburg in the Roman Catholic Church.
- Philippe Bianconi: French musician, pianist.
- Clare Lucy Madeleine Evans: Historian.
- Steve Jarvin: Australian soling yachter (Olympics-1996).
- Renato Russo: Brazilian singer and songwriter.
- Hans Pflugler: German footballer.
- Victor Bailey: American singer and bass player (Weather Report)
- Johannes Kerkorrel: South African singer-songwriter playwright and journalist (d. 2002)
- Mark Lovell: English race car driver (d. 2003)
- Hans Pflügler: German footballer
- Heiki Vilep: Estonian poet and author
- Tim Wrightman: American football player and coach
- Ian Whyte: Welsh basketball player and actor.
- Wiffi Smith wins LPGA Royal Crown Golf Open.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1960 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Percy Faith - The Theme From A Summer Place
- Mark Dinning - Teen Angel
- Jim Reeves - He'll Have To Go
- Paul Anka - Puppy Love
- Jimmy Jones - Handy Man
- Bobby Rydell - Wild One
- Brenda Lee - Sweet Nothin's
- Jack Scott - What In The World's Come Over You
- Dinah Washington - Baby (You've Got What It Takes)
- The Platters - Harbor Lights
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