Saturday 28 November 1959
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In that special week of November people in US were listening to Mack The Knife by Bobby Darin.
In UK Travellin' Light by Cliff Richard & The Shadows was in the top 5 hits.
Operation Petticoat, directed by Blake Edwards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959
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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- Also see November 28 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bah�'f Faith: Holy Day - Ascension of `Abdu'l-Bah�
- Episcopal Diocese of Hawaii: Feast of the Holy Sovereigns in honor of the founders of the Anglican Church of Hawaii
- Albania - Albanian Independence day (from Turkey, 1912); also known as Albanian Flag Day due to other National events that correspond to this day
- Mauritania - Independence Day (from France, 1960)
- R.C. Saints - Pope Gregory III
- R Glynn Holt: Plainveiw, Texas -- PhD / Astronaut (STS 73 alt).
- Stephen Roche: Irish road racing cyclist, he won the Tour de France, the Giro d'Italia and the World race championship in the same year (1987), what we call "The triple Crown".
- Nancy Charest: Canadian lawyer and politician (d. 2014).
- Judd Nelson: American actor.
- Lester Vail: Actor (Dance Fools Dance), dies on 59th birthday.
- 47th CFL Grey Cup: Winn Blue Bombers defeats Hamilton Tiger-Cats, 21-7
- KOMC (now KSNK) TV channel 8 in McCook - Oberlin, NB (NBC) begins
- Pope John XXIII publishes encyclical Princeps Pastorum
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1959 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bobby Darin - Mack The Knife
- Guy Mitchell - Heartaches By The Number
- The Fleetwoods - Mr. Blue
- Paul Anka - Put Your Head On My Shoulder
- Della Reese - Don't You Know
- Ernie Fields - In The Mood
- Bobby Rydell - We Got Love
- Brook Benton - So Many Ways
- Wink Martindale - Deck Of Cards
- Jerry Wallace - Primrose Lane
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