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Wednesday 5 November 1958

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 5, 1958). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Robert Patrick and Hervé Mariton. In that special week of November people in US were listening to It's All In The Game by Tommy Edwards. In UK It's All In The Game by Tommy Edwards was in the top 5 hits. Houseboat, directed by Melville Shavelson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958 while The Bramble Bush by Charles Mergendahl was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Invisible Man.
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What the sky looked like on 5 November 1958

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Directed by: Melville Shavelson

Starring: Cary Grant, Sophia Loren, Martha Hyer, Harry Guardino

Country: United States

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The Horse's Mouth

Directed by: Ronald Neame

Starring: Alec Guinness, Kay Walsh, Renee Houston, Mike Morgan

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Missile to the Moon

Directed by: Richard E. Cunha

Starring: Richard Travis, Cathy Downs, K.T. Stevens, Tommy Cook

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Tarawa Beachhead

Directed by: Paul Wendkos

Starring: Kerwin Mathews, Julie Adams, Ray Danton, Karen Sharpe

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Party Girl

Directed by: Nicholas Ray

Starring: Robert Taylor, Cyd Charisse, Lee J. Cobb, John Ireland

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TV Series

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The Invisible Man

Directed by: Joseph Henson

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Personal Album

Mitgebracht aus New York

Charlie Drake

Starring: Charlie Drake

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Rebel Heiress

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Historical Events

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  • R.C. Saints - November 5th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Bertilia
  • St. Laetus
  • Pope Zachary
  • St. Sylvia
  • St. Magnus
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  • Maria Golovin opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 5 performances
  • KGLD (now KSNG) TV channel 11 in Garden City, KS (NBC) 1st broadcast

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on November 05, 1958 - Geocentric view

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

The Bramble Bush

By: Charles Mergendahl

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The Ugly American

By: William J. Lederer and Eugene Burdick

The multi-million-copy bestseller that coined the phrase for tragic American blunders abroad. In the episode that lends the book its title, the "ugly American" is Homer Atkins, a plain and plain-spoken man, who has been sent by the U.S.

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Anatomy of a Murder

By: Robert Traver

First published by St. Martin's in 1958, Robert Traver's Anatomy of a Murder immediately became the number-one bestseller in America, and was subsequently turned into the successful and now classic Otto Preminger film.

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The Great Chicago Fire

By: Robert Cromie

One of the best narrative histories ever written about the devastating fire has been reprinted in this oversized, illustrated edition. Over 150 photos and illustrations.

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