Friday 2 May 1958
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kim Jones and Kim Jones in Sonoma.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Witch Doctor by David Seville.
In UK Whole Lotta Woman by Marvin Rainwater was in the top 5 hits.
Vertigo, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958
while Kids Say The Darndest Things! by Art Linkletter was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Jefferson Drum.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 May 1958 ?
- Saint Zoe
- Saint Mafalda
- Saint Waldebert, Walbert or Gaubert
- Saint Germanus
- Saints Exuperius and Zoe
- Saint Boris
- Saint Athanasius
- Indonesia - Indonesia National Education Day
- Iran - Teacher's Day
- Slovenia - second day of Labour Day
- Madrid Region - Day of the Region.
- Bah�'f Faith: Last day of the Festival of Ridv�n
- Poland - Flag Day, an official holiday to honour the Flag of Poland
- saint tsar Boris
- Kim Jones: Sonoma, California -- 5k runner.
- Kim Jones in Sonoma: California, USA; 5k runner.
- Chef Wan: Chef.
- Stanislav Levý: Czech footballer and manager.
- David O'Leary: English-Irish footballer and manager.
- Alfred Weber: German economist, geographer, sociologist and theoretician of culture whose work was influential in the development of modern economic geography.
- Yanks threaten to broadcast games nationwide if NL goes ahead with plans to broadcast, games into New York City
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1958 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- David Seville - Witch Doctor
- The Platters - Twilight Time
- Laurie London - He's Got The Whole World (In His Hands)
- Elvis Presley - Wear My Ring Around Your Neck
- The Champs - Tequila
- The Monotones - Book Of Love
- The Everly Brothers - All I Have To Do Is Dream
- The Chordettes - Lollipop
- Don Gibson - Oh Lonesome Me
- Connie Francis - Who's Sorry Now
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