Thursday 28 August 1958
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Little Star by The Elegants.
In UK All I Have To Do Is Dream / Claudette by The Everly Brothers was in the top 5 hits.
while Anatomy Of A Murder by Robert Traver 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 28 August 1958 ?
- Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
- Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
- Scott Scovell Hamilton: Toledo, Ohio -- Ice skater (1984 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Scott Hamilton: American ice skater, a superlative Olympic figure skater known for his fancy footwork, the blurring speed of his spins and his trademark back flip.
- Scott Hamilton in Toledo: Ohio, USA; figure skating champion (Olympic-gold-1984).
- Whip Hubley: American actor.
- Nikolay Semyonovich Golovanov: Composer, dies at 67.
- Nellie Fox sets record for consecutive games without striking out (98)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1958 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Domenico Modugno - Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu (Volare)
- Ricky Nelson - Poor Little Fool
- Perez Prado and His Orchestra - Patricia
- The Elegants - Little Star
- The Everly Brothers - Bird Dog
- Jack Scott - My True Love
- Jimmy Clanton - Just A Dream
- Kalin Twins - When
- Poni-Tails - Born Too Late
- Peggy Lee - Fever
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