Saturday 30 August 1958
It was Saturday, 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 30 August 1958 ?
- International Day of the Disappeared
- Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
- Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day
- Muriel Gray: Scottish actress, journalist, former illustrator and graduate of the Glasgow School of Art.
- Karen Buck: Northern Irish politician.
- Fran Fraschilla: American basketball player coach and sportscaster.
- Martin Jackson: English drummer (Swing Out Sister Magazine The Chameleons The Freshies and The Durutti Column).
- Anna Politkovskaya: Russian journalist and activist (d. 2006).
- Peter Tunks: Australian rugby player and sportscaster
- September 1 – Notting Hill race riots: Riots between blacks and whites in Notting Hill, London.
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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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