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Sunday 5 April 1959

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 5, 1959). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Michael Cullinane and Julius Drake. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Venus by Frankie Avalon. In UK As I Love You by Shirley Bassey was in the top 5 hits. Das Feuerzeug, directed by Siegfried Hartmann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959 while Dear And Glorious Physician by Taylor Caldwell was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Lili.
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What the sky looked like on 5 April 1959

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Movies

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

Das Feuerzeug

Directed by: Siegfried Hartmann

Starring: Rolf Ludwig, Heinz Schubert, Rolf Defrank, Hannes Fischer

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Stalingrad: Dogs, Do You Want to Live Forever?

Directed by: Frank Wisbar

Starring: Joachim Hansen, Wilhelm Borchert, Wolfgang Preiss, Carl Lange

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Gidget

Directed by: Paul Wendkos

Starring: Sandra Dee, James Darren, Cliff Robertson, Arthur O'Connell

Country: United States

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Archimède, le clochard

Directed by: Gilles Grangier

Starring: Jean Gabin, Darry Cowl, Bernard Blier, Dora Doll

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The Lonely Sex

Directed by: Richard Hilliard

Starring: Leon Benedict, Mary Gonzalez, Karl Light, Jean Evans

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TV Series

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

Lili

Directed by: Charles Walters

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Border Patrol

Directed by: Steven Rosenbaum

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As Far as My Feet Will Carry Me

Directed by: Hardy Martins

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The Third Man

Starring: Michael Rennie, Jonathan Harris

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Manhunt

Starring: Victor Jory, Patrick McVey

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 April 1959 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Geeraard
  • The last day of the tax year in the United Kingdom.
  • Blessed Kreszentia Hoess
  • Saint Vincent Ferrer
  • Arbor Day in South Korea
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Facts:
  • 23rd Golf Masters Championship: Art Wall Jr wins, shooting a 284.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 05, 1959 - Geocentric view

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Books

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

Dear And Glorious Physician

By: Taylor Caldwell

The world-famous novel about the triumphant story of St. Luke. Man of science, and Gospel writer. Today St. Luke is known as the author of the third Gospel of the New Testament, but two thousand years ago he was Lucanus, ...

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The Coming Of The New Deal

By: Arthur Meier Schlesinger Jr.

Volume Two in Schlesinger's Age of Roosevelt series, this book describes Roosevelt's first tumultuous years in the White House.

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The American High School Today

By: James B. Conant

American High School Today (Carnegie Series in American Education)

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The First Easter

By: Peter Marshall

Peter Marshall's sermons proved him to be not only a devout man of God but also a stimulating, sparkling storyteller. In this beloved book, Catherine Marshall skillfully weaves a magnificent dramatic

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