Friday August 08, 1958
US date format: 8/8/1958, UK date format: 8/8/1958
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see zodiac on August 8, 1958). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Francis Lalanne and Denis Lapière.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to by .
In UK by was in the top 5 hits.
Imitation General, directed by George Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958
while The King Must Die by Mary Renault was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Discovering the Bible.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 08, 1958?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
- Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
- Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
- St. Hormisdas
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 08, 1958?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- The Everly Brothers - All I Have To Do Is Dream / Claudette
- The Kalin Twins - When
- Elvis Presley - Hard Headed Woman
- Dean Martin - Return To Me
- Max Bygraves - Tulips From Amsterdam / You Need Hands
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on August 08, 1958?
On August 08, 1958 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is August 08, 1958?
On August 08, 1958 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on August 08, 1958?
On August 08, 1958 the US President was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 08, 1958?
On August 08, 1958 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on August 08, 1958?
On August 08, 1958 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on August 08, 1958?
On August 08, 1958 several famous people were born including, Francis Lalanne, Denis Lapière, Deborah Norville.
What was the number one song in August 08, 1958?
The number one song in the week of August 08, 1958 was Poor Little Fool by Ricky Nelson in US and All I Have To Do Is Dream / Claudette by The Everly Brothers in UK.
What were the top hits on August 08, 1958?
The top hits on August 08, 1958 were Poor Little Fool by Ricky Nelson, Patricia by Perez Prado and His Orchestra, Splish Splash by Bobby Darin in US and All I Have To Do Is Dream / Claudette by The Everly Brothers, When by The Kalin Twins, Hard Headed Woman by Elvis Presley in UK.