Sunday 6 November 1960
It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Michael Cerveris and Lance Kerwin in Newport Beach.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Save The Last Dance For Me by The Drifters.
In UK It's Now Or Never by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits.
North to Alaska, directed by Henry Hathaway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960
while The Nylon Pirates by Nicholas Monsarrat was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Nature of Things.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 6 November 1960 ?
- Michael Cerveris: American actor singer and guitarist.
- Lance Kerwin in Newport Beach: California, USA; actor (James at 15, The Lonliest Runner).
- Erich Raeder: German military, an Admiral, Commander in Chief 1928-43.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1960 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Drifters - Save The Last Dance For Me
- Brenda Lee - I Want To Be Wanted (Per Tutta La Vita)
- Connie Francis - My Heart Has A Mind Of Its Own
- Chubby Checker - The Twist
- Sam Cooke - Chain Gang
- Joe Jones - You Talk Too Much
- Bobby Vee - Devil Or Angel
- Bob Luman - Let's Think About Living
- Johnny Tillotson - Poetry In Motion
- Ray Charles - Georgia On My Mind
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?