Monday 28 March 1960
It was Monday, 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 28 March 1960 ?
- Saint Sixtus III
- Slovakia, Czech Republic - Teachers' Day.
- Saint Castor
- Saint Gontram (died 592)
- Saint Malchus
- Saint Priscus
- Chris Barrie: British actor comedian and impressionist.
- José Neves: Cape Verdeian politician Prime Minister of Cape Verde.
- Éric-Emmanuel Schmitt: French author of short stories, novels, non-fiction and plays whose work has been translated into over 40 languages.
- Jose Maria Neves: Cape Verdeian politician.
- Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt: French author and dramatist.
- Pope John raises the first Japanese, first African, and first Filipino cardinals.
- Scotch factory explodes burying 20 firefighters (Glasgow, Scotland).
- Ian Keith, US actor (Ramses I - The Ten Commandments, Identity Unknown, Queen Christina), dies at age 61.
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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
- Jim Reeves - He'll Have To Go
- Paul Anka - Puppy Love
- Jimmy Jones - Handy Man
- Bobby Rydell - Wild One
- Brenda Lee - Sweet Nothin's
- Dinah Washington - Baby (You've Got What It Takes)
- The Platters - Harbor Lights
- The Little Dippers - Forever
- Annette - O Dio Mio
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