Saturday February 02, 1957
US date format: 2/2/1957, UK date format: 2/2/1957
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 2, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Phil Barney and Laurie Mann.
In UK Singing The Blues by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits.
Mother India, directed by Mehboob Khan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while The Life Of The Party by Bennett Cerf was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Tomahawk.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 02, 1957?
- Ancient Latvia - Veja Diena observed.
- St. Adelbald
- Catholicism - Candlemas, The Presentation of the Lord, The Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary, World Day for Consecrated Life (also February 3 in the United States).
- United States and Canada - Groundhog Day.
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- Candide closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 73 performances
- Iskander Mirza of Pakistan lays the foundation-stone of the Guddu Barrage.
- France prohibits U.N. involvement in Algeria.
- The first nuclear-powered submarine, the , logs its 60,000th nautical mile, matching the endurance of the fictional ''Nautilus'' described in Jules Verne's novel ''ampquot20,000 Leagues Under the Seaampquot''.
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- Grigory Landsberg: Russian physicist (Born 1890).
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 02, 1957?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 02If February 02, 1957 is your birthday you're 63 years, 6 months, 3 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 28 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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