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Tuesday 2 August 1960

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 2, 1960). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Linda Fratianne and Olivier Gruner. In that special week of August people in US were listening to I'm Sorry by Brenda Lee. In UK Please Don't Tease by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits. Black Sunday, directed by Mario Bava, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960 while The Inspector by Jan de Hartog was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching My Sister Eileen.
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What the sky looked like on 2 August 1960

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Black Sunday

Directed by: Mario Bava

Starring: Barbara Steele, John Richardson, Andrea Checchi, Ivo Garrani

Country: United States

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Ocean's Eleven

Directed by: Lewis Milestone

Starring: Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Peter Lawford

Country: United States

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It Started in Naples

Directed by: Melville Shavelson

Starring: Clark Gable, Sophia Loren, Vittorio De Sica, Marietto

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Goliath and the Dragon

Directed by: Vittorio Cottafavi

Starring: Mark Forest, Broderick Crawford, Gaby André, Renato Terra

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Dentist in the Chair

Directed by: Don Chaffey

Starring: Bob Monkhouse, Peggy Cummins, Kenneth Connor, Eric Barker

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TV Series

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

My Sister Eileen

Directed by: Richard Quine

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Here Lies Miss Sabry

Lady for a Day

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 August 1960 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Etheldritha/Alfrida
  • St. Alphonsus Mary de Ligouri
  • St. Stephen
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 4 saints: St. Peter Julian Eymard
  • Feast day of Ilya the Prophet in Russian Orthodox Church
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 02, 1960 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Inspector

By: Jan de Hartog

hardcover with dust jacket

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The Good Years

By: Walter Lord

1900-1914 They were the years of T.R. and trust busting, "the full dinner pail," the Model T Ford, the Wright Brothers' flying machine; the "400," the Bunny Hug and Turkey Trot,

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The Lincoln Lords

By: Cameron Hawley

THE LINCOLN LORDS is a story about Lincoln Lord and his wife Maggie, their story of marriage and Lincoln's involvement in heading many organizations and institutions that control our lives.

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Water Of Life

By: Henry Morton Robinson

Impact of whiskey-making on three generations of an Indiana family.

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