Monday January 06, 1958, Epiphany

US date format: 1/6/1958, UK date format: 6/1/1958

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 6, 1958). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Lyudmila Putina and Lionel Cardon. In that special week of January people in US were listening to At The Hop by Danny & The Juniors. In UK Great Balls Of Fire by Jerry Lee Lewis was in the top 5 hits. Petla, directed by Wojciech Has, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958 while On The Beach by Nevil Shute was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Kitty Foyle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1958 or at January 06 across the years.

likes
Like this date if it is important to you!

Have a look at the old newspapers from January 06, 1958 and get them!

Get historic newspapers from January 06, 1958
The Times

Discover our US newspaper digital archive from January 06, 1958

Browse US newspapers from January 06, 1958
historic newspapers
pic

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

See other popular movies of the week

Petla

Directed by: Wojciech Has

Starring: Gustaw Holoubek, Aleksandra Slaska, Teresa Szmigielówna, Tadeusz Fijewski

Tamango

Directed by: John Berry

Starring: Dorothy Dandridge, Curd Jürgens, Jean Servais, Alex Cressan

The Missouri Traveler

Directed by: Jerry Hopper

Starring: Brandon De Wilde, Lee Marvin, Gary Merrill, Paul Ford

Bonjour tristesse

Directed by: Otto Preminger

Starring: Jean Seberg, David Niven, Deborah Kerr, Mylène Demongeot

Country: United States of America

The Gypsy and the Gentleman

Directed by: Joseph Losey

Starring: Melina Mercouri, Keith Michell, Flora Robson, Patrick McGoohan

history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 06, 1958?


    Holidays

  • Epiphany (National Holiday) in Italy
  • Christianity (except Eastern and Oriental Orthodox who follow the Julian Calendar) - Epiphany of the Lord (a.k.a. "Twelfth Day of Christmas" and Three Kings Day in some areas).
  • In the Irish Calendar- Little Christmas or Nollaig na mBan (Women's Christmas) and/or Twelfth Day.
  • Twelfth Night, or The Lord of Misrule
  • See more

    Events

  • WIPR TV channel 6 in San Juan, PR (PBS) begins broadcasting

    Famous Deaths

  • Josephine CMA: Princess of Belgium / nun, dies at 85.

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Kitty Foyle

Directed by: Sam Wood

Pride and Prejudice

Love That Jill

The Black Arrow

Nursery School Time

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1958?

Books

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

On The Beach

By: Nevil Shute

Nevil Shute’s most powerful novel—a bestseller for decades after its 1957 publication—is an unforgettable vision of a post-apocalyptic world.After a nuclear World War III has destroyed most of the globe, the few remaining survivors in southern Australia await the radioactive …

The Gallant Mrs. Stonewall

By: Harnett T. Kane

The story of Anna and Thomas Jackson in their early years, before the Civil War, and as he became known as the Confederacy's greatest tactician, and finally Anna on her own

Please Don'T Eat The Daisies

By: Jean Kerr

Please Don't Eat the Daisies has sold millions of copies since its original publication in 1957. It became a film in 1960 starring David Niven and Doris Day, and a television

Peter Freuchen'S Book Of The Seven Seas

By: Peter Freuchen and David Loth

Peter Freuchen drew upon his vast knowledge of nautical fact and legend, as well as his fantastic personal experiences, to write BOOK OF THE SEVEN SEAS.

A Death In The Family

By: James Agee

The classic American novel, re-published for the 100th anniversary of James Agee's birthPublished in 1957, two years after its author's death at the age of forty-five, A Death in the Family


Like this date if it is important to you!
likes