Monday 2 September 1957
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 2, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jean-Pierre Rivère and Gloria Estefan.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Tammy by Debbie Reynolds.
In UK Diana by Paul Anka was in the top 5 hits.
The Thin Man, directed by W.S. Van Dyke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while The Day Christ Died by Jim Bishop was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Open House.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 September 1957 ?
- Mauritius - Ganesh Chaturthi
- Also see September 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Sophia
- Sedan Day (Sedantag) - traditional national German holiday (see Sedan, France) that commemorates Prussia's victory over France in 1870, making the German Empire a reality.
- Transnistria - Independence day, note Transnistria is not an internationally recognized independent state
- Vietnam - National Day (independence from France, 1945)
- Jean-Pierre Rivère
- Gloria Estefan: Musician.
- Steve Porcaro: Los Angeles, California -- Rock keyboards / vocalist (Toto-Roseanna, Africa).
- Tony Alva: American skateboarder and bass player.
- William A Craigie: Scottish lexicographer, dies at 90.
- 1st edition newspaper the Ware Time (in Suriname), 1,700 die
- President Ngo Dinh Diem of South Vietnam becomes the first foreign head of state to make a state visit to Australia.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1957 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Debbie Reynolds - Tammy
- Paul Anka - Diana
- Elvis Presley - (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear
- The Everly Brothers - Bye Bye Love
- Pat Boone - Love Letters In The Sand
- The Crickets - That'll Be The Day
- The Coasters - Searchin'
- Jerry Lee Lewis - Whole Lot Of Shakin' Going On
- Russ Hamilton - Rainbow
- The Dell-Vikings - Whispering Bells
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?