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Thursday 4 August 1960

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 4, 1960). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic) and Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero. 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 4 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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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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Hell to Eternity

Directed by: Phil Karlson

Starring: Jeffrey Hunter, David Janssen, Vic Damone, Patricia Owens

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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 4 August 1960 ?

Holidays:
  • Ancient Egypt - Jubilation of the Heart of Re
  • El Salvador - Transfiguration Bank Holiday
  • Cook Islands - Constitution Day (celebrations begin on the last Friday in July and last up to 2 weeks.)
  • Burkina Faso - Anniversary of the Revolution
  • St. Luanus/Lugid
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Facts:
  • Rocket propelled US Air Force research aircraft sets record at 2,150 MPH.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 04, 1960 - Geocentric view

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Books

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The Inspector

By: Jan de Hartog

hardcover with dust jacket

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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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The Lovely Ambition

By: Mary Ellen Chase

“Readers who have come to expect Miss Chase to provide stunning evocations of time and place, particularly of nineteenth-century Maine, will not be disappointed by The Lovely Ambition.”

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Mr. Citizen

By: Harry S. Truman

315 pages - photo illustrated

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