Saturday 6 September 1958
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Arsinee Khanjian and Bernard Émié.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu (Volare) by Domenico Modugno.
In UK All I Have To Do Is Dream / Claudette by The Everly Brothers was in the top 5 hits.
The Blob, directed by Irvin S. Yeaworth Jr., was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958
while The Affluent Society by John Kenneth Galbraith was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Steve Canyon.
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Which were the important events of 6 September 1958 ?
- United States - National Stillbirth Remembrance Day in 39 states
- RC Saints - a Saint Bega or Bee of Cumbria and a Sankt Mang of Fnssen
- Bulgaria - Unification Day
- Canada - Stillbirth Remembrance Day in New Brunswick, Quebec, and Ontario
- Pakistan - Defence Day
- Swaziland - Independence Day (from the United Kingdom, 1968)
- Also see September 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Arsinee Khanjian: Armenian-Canadian actress.
- Bernard Émié: French career diplomat, who currently serves as High Commissioner in Algiers since 1 August 2014.
- Amelie Fried: German writer and television presenter.
- Jeff Foxworthy: Comedian.
- Buster Bloodvessel: English singer-songwriter (Bad Manners).
- Arsinée Khanjian: Lebanese-Canadian actress and producer
- Nigel Westlake: Australian composer and conductor
- Michael Winslow: American comedian actor producer and screenwriter
- Mary Ann Mobley (Miss), 21, crowned 31st Miss America 1959
- Paul Robeson performs in concert at the Soviet Young Pioneer camp Artek.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1958 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Domenico Modugno - Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu (Volare)
- The Elegants - Little Star
- The Everly Brothers - Bird Dog
- Jimmy Clanton - Just A Dream
- Ricky Nelson - Poor Little Fool
- Perez Prado and His Orchestra - Patricia
- Jack Scott - My True Love
- Kalin Twins - When
- Frankie Avalon - Ginger Bread
- Jimmie Rodgers - Are You Really Mine?
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