Saturday 5 October 1957
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 5, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Bernie Mac and Lee Thompson.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Tammy by Debbie Reynolds.
In UK Diana by Paul Anka was in the top 5 hits.
Jailhouse Rock, directed by Richard Thorpe, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while Stay Alive All Your Life by Norman Vincent Peale was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Real McCoys.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 5 October 1957
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Which were the important events of 5 October 1957 ?
- Bernie Mac: American actor and comedian (d. 2008).
- Lee Thompson: English singer-songwriter and saxophonist (Madness and The Dance Brigade).
- Philippe Houvion
- Lee "Kix" Thompson: Saxophonist (Madness-Baggy Trousers).
- Russell Simmons: Businessman.
- Mark Geragos: American attorney representing high profile clients.
- Bernard Jeffrey McCullough [Bernie Mac] in Chicago Illinois USA American actor/comedian (The Bernie : Full Throttle, Transformers) (died 2008).
- Bill Fagerbakke: Actor.
- Larry Saumell: Jockey.
- 11th NHL All-Star Game: All-Stars beat Montreal 5-3 at Montreal
- Yugoslav dissident Milovan Djilos sentenced to 7 years
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1957 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Debbie Reynolds - Tammy
- Paul Anka - Diana
- Jimmie Rodgers - Honeycomb
- Jerry Lee Lewis - Whole Lot Of Shakin' Going On
- The Crickets - That'll Be The Day
- The Bobbettes - Mr. Lee
- Russ Hamilton - Rainbow
- Elvis Presley - (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear
- Tony Bennett - In The Middle Of An Island
- Johnny Mathis - Chances Are
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?