Sunday 1 May 1960

US date format: 5/1/1960, UK date format: 1/5/1960

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 1, 1960). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Steve Cauthen and Thierry Ragueneau. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Stuck On You by Elvis Presley. In UK Cathy's Clown by The Everly Brothers was in the top 5 hits. Private Property, directed by Leslie Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960 while The Joy Of Music by Leonard Bernstein was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Der schwarze Kanal.
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What the sky looked like on 1 May 1960

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Movies

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Private Property

Directed by: Leslie Stevens

Starring: Kate Manx, Corey Allen, Warren Oates, Jerome Cowan

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Because They're Young

Directed by: Paul Wendkos

Starring: Dick Clark, Victoria Shaw, Michael Callan, Tuesday Weld

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Les Bonnes Femmes

Directed by: Claude Chabrol

Starring: Bernadette Lafont, Clotilde Joano, Stéphane Audran, Lucile Saint-Simon

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The Cloud-Capped Star

Directed by: Ritwik Ghatak

Starring: Supriya Choudhury, Anil Chatterjee, Gyanesh Mukherjee, Bijon Bhattacharya

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The Fugitive Kind

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Starring: Marlon Brando, Joanne Woodward, Anna Magnani, Maureen Stapleton

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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

Der schwarze Kanal

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The Flintstones

Arthur's Treasured Volumes

Romano the Peasant

The Contact Show

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 May 1960 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint James the Less.
  • Saint Sigismund of Burgundy.
  • Saint Florine
  • Saint Augustin Schoeffer
  • Saint Theodulf.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Russia shoots down American pilot Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane over Sverdlovsk.
  • Pancho Gonzalez retires from tennis.
  • Cold War: U-2 incident : Francis Gary Powers, in a Lockheed U-2 spyplane, is shot down over the Soviet Union, sparking a diplomatic crisis.
  • Formation of the western Indian states of Gujarat and Maharashtra.

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Books

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The Joy Of Music

By: Leonard Bernstein

(Amadeus). This classic work is perhaps Bernstein's finest collection of conversations on the meaning and wonder of music. This book is a must for all music fans who wish to experience

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All The Day Long

By: Howard Spring

Book by Spring, Howard

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Meyer Berger'S New York

By: Meyer Berger

Meyer (Mike) Berger was one of the greatest journalists of this century. A reporter and columnist for The New York Times for thirty years, he won a Pulitzer Prize in 1950

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Two Weeks In Another Town

By: Irwin Shaw

A struggling actor’s last chance becomes an unforgettable Roman holidayWorld War II derailed John Andrus’s acting career. Marred by a facial scar and burdened by a new family, Andrus works for

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