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Wednesday 27 November 1957

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Terri R Adams and Kevin O'Connell. In that special week of November people in US were listening to Jailhouse Rock by Elvis Presley. In UK That'll Be The Day by The Crickets was in the top 5 hits. Zero Hour!, directed by Hall Bartlett, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957 while By Love Possessed by James Gould Cozzens was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Les aventures de Tintin.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Zero Hour!

Directed by: Hall Bartlett

Starring: Dana Andrews, Linda Darnell, Sterling Hayden

Country: United States

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Pursuit of the Graf Spee

Directed by: Michael Powell

Starring: John Gregson, Anthony Quayle, Ian Hunter

Country: United States

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Nights of Cabiria

Directed by: Federico Fellini

Starring: Giulietta Masina, Franois Prier, Franca Marzi

Country: United States

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Pal Joey

Directed by: George Sidney

Starring: Rita Hayworth, Frank Sinatra, Kim Novak

Country: United States

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The Colditz Story

Directed by: Guy Hamilton

Starring: John Mills, Eric Portman, Christopher Rhodes

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Silver Sword

Starring: Melvyn Hayes, Pat Pleasance, Ingrid Sylvester, Frazer Hines

Country: United Kingdom

Man Without a Gun

Written by: Peter Packer

Starring: Rex Reason, Mort Mills, Harry Harvey, Forrest Taylor

Country: United States

The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour

Starring: Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Vivian Vance, William Frawley

Country: United States

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The Twentieth Century

Starring: Walter Cronkite

Country: United States

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Colt .45

Starring: Wayde Preston

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 November 1957 ?

Famous Birthdays:
  • Terri R Adams: Educator (teacher in space).
  • Kevin O'Connell: American sound re-recording mixer.
  • Derrick Bird: British lone gunman who killed 12 people before killing himself in Cumbria, England, on 2 June 2010.
  • Caroline Kennedy: American lawyer and author, noted family member as the daughter of John F. and Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy.
  • Kenny Acheson: Northern Irish racecar driver.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Army withdraws for Little Rock Ark, after Central HS integration

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1957?

  • Life: Lisa Martinelli
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: General Thomas White -- Nov. 25, 1957
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7540

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Don'T Go Near The Water

By: William Brinkley

Clean, bright used copy with tight binding. NEVER a library book. LISTEDBY(KAD)

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The Tribe That Lost Its Head

By: Nicholas Monsarrat

Five hundred miles off the southwest coast of Africa lies the island of Pharamaul, a British Protectorate, governed from Whitehall through a handful of devoted British civilians.

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The Fountain Overflows

By: Rebecca West

The lives of the talented Aubrey children have long been clouded by their father?s genius for instability, but his new job in the London suburbs promises, for a time at least, reprieve from scandal and the threat of ruin.

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Merry Christmas, Mr. Baxter

By: Edward Streeter

Dust jacket notes: "All that is inevitable, enjoyable, maddening and amusing about Christmas provides a perfect background for the adventures of this new Streeter "hero" - a grandfather who has not yet achieved the age of discretion and gives little ...

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