Saturday February 08, 1958

US date format: 2/8/1958, UK date format: 8/2/1958

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see zodiac on February 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 Marina Silva and Sherri Martel. In that special week of February people in US were listening to At The Hop by Danny & The Juniors. In UK The Story Of My Life by Michael Holliday was in the top 5 hits. Carve Her Name with Pride, directed by Lewis Gilbert, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958 while San Francisco Bay by Harold Gilliam was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Kitty Foyle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
  • Saint Jerome Emiliani.
  • Saint Juventius
  • Saint Mengold of Huy
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Events

  • KIRO TV channel 7 in Seattle, WA (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • French planes bomb Sakiet, Tunisia; 75 die.
  • Edgar Whitehead succeeds Garfield Todd as premier of South Rhodesia.

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Movies

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Petla

Petla

Directed by: Wojciech Has

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

Carve Her Name with Pride

Carve Her Name with Pride

Directed by: Lewis Gilbert

Starring: Virginia McKenna, Paul Scofield, Jack Warner, Denise Grey

Country: United States of America

A Tale of Two Cities

A Tale of Two Cities

Directed by: Ralph Thomas

Starring: Dirk Bogarde, Dorothy Tutin, Cecil Parker, Stephen Murray

Bonjour tristesse

Bonjour tristesse

Directed by: Otto Preminger

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

Country: United States of America

The Brothers Karamazov

The Brothers Karamazov

Directed by: Richard Brooks

Starring: Yul Brynner, Maria Schell, Claire Bloom, Lee J. Cobb

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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Kitty Foyle

Kitty Foyle

Directed by: Sam Wood

New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts

New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts

Starring: Leonard Bernstein, New York Philharmonic

Country: United States of America

J.P. Patches

J.P. Patches

Starring: Chris Wedes, Jack Armstrong, Don Einarsen, Bill Gerald

Country: United States of America

Monitor

Monitor

Starring: Huw Wheldon, John Berger

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Shirley Temple's Storybook

Shirley Temple's Storybook

Starring: Shirley Temple

Country: United States of America

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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San Francisco Bay by Harold Gilliam

San Francisco Bay

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A factual and fascinating account of the history, life and lore of Californias vital inland sea. dw, 1957 1st signed author

Attorney For The Damned by Arthur Weinberg

Attorney For The Damned

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"Clarence Darrow [was] perhaps the most effective courtroom opponent of cant, bigotry, and special privilege that our country has produced. All of Darrow's most celebrated pleas are here--in defense of Leopold

Peter Freuchen'S Book Of The Seven Seas by Peter Freuchen and David Loth

Peter Freuchen'S Book Of The Seven Seas

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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.

To Live Again by Catherine Marshall

To Live Again

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For more than forty years To Live Again has been treasured by readers as a true story of divine comfort, human love, and spiritual adventure.

The World Of Suzie Wong by Richard Mason

The World Of Suzie Wong

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Penguin Books reintroduces the timeless story of the love affair between a British artist and a Chinese prostitute.Robert is t he only resident of the Nam Kok hotel not renting

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 08, 1958?

On February 08, 1958 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is February 08, 1958?

On February 08, 1958 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on February 08, 1958?

On February 08, 1958 the US President was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 08, 1958?

On February 08, 1958 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 08, 1958?

On February 08, 1958 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on February 08, 1958?

On February 08, 1958 several famous people were born including, Marina Silva, Sherri Martel.

What was the number one song in February 08, 1958?

The number one song in the week of February 08, 1958 was At The Hop by Danny & The Juniors in US and The Story Of My Life by Michael Holliday in UK.

What were the top hits on February 08, 1958?

The top hits on February 08, 1958 were At The Hop by Danny & The Juniors, Get A Job by The Silhouettes, Peggy Sue by Buddy Holly in US and The Story Of My Life by Michael Holliday, Jailhouse Rock by Elvis Presley, Magic Moments by Perry Como in UK.


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