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Monday 8 July 1957

It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Mimie Mathy and Christophe Roger-Vasselin. In that special week of July people in US were listening to Love Letters In The Sand by Pat Boone. In UK All Shook Up by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits. The Pride and the Passion, directed by Stanley Kramer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957 while The Short Reign Of Pippin Iv by John Steinbeck was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Gay Cavalier.
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Gay Cavalier

Starring: Christian Marquand, Larry Burns, Ivan Craig

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Richard Diamond, Private Detective

Starring: David Janssen

Country: United States

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The George Sanders Mystery Theater

Starring: George Sanders

Country: United States

Date with the Angels

Starring: Betty White, Bill Williams

Country: United States

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Men, Women and Clothes

Starring: Doris Langley Moore, Basil Bartlett, Lady Rose Bligh, Dora Bryan

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Pride and the Passion

Directed by: Stanley Kramer

Starring: Cary Grant, Frank Sinatra, Sophia Loren

Country: United States

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Loving You

Directed by: Hal Kanter

Starring: Elvis Presley, Lizabeth Scott, Wendell Corey

Country: United States

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An Affair to Remember

Directed by: Leo McCarey

Starring: Cary Grant, Deborah Kerr, Richard Denning

Country: United States

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3:10 to Yuma

Directed by: Delmer Daves

Starring: Glenn Ford, Van Heflin, Felicia Farr

Country: United States

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Love in the Afternoon

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: Gary Cooper, Audrey Hepburn, Maurice Chevalier

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 July 1957 ?

Holidays:
  • Annual Soapy Smith wake, held each year in Skagway, Alaska in the Gold Rush Cemetery and in Hollywood, California at the Magic Castle
  • Feast day of Saint Kilian
  • Feast day of Saint Grimbald
Famous Birthdays:
  • Mimie Mathy: French dwarf actress seen with Andy Garcia in a Jerry Schatzberg film.
  • Christophe Roger-Vasselin: French tennis player notably known for defeating Jimmy Connors during the 1983 French open (quarter-final).
  • Carlos Cavazo: Mexican-American guitarist and songwriter (Quiet Riot and Ratt).
  • Aleksandr Gurnov: Russian television personality.
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Facts:
  • Baeball Owners re-elect Commissioner Ford Frick
  • CDC incorporates
  • Irish Premier Eamon de Valera arrests Sinn-Fein leaders

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1957?

  • Life: Texass King Ranch
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Birdie Tebbetts -- July 8, 1957
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7520

Books

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

The Short Reign Of Pippin Iv

By: John Steinbeck

In his only work of political satire, The Short Reign of Pippin IV, John Steinbeck turns the French Revolution upside down as amateur astronomer Pippin Héristal is drafted to rule the

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The Turn Of The Tide

By: Arthur Bryant

1939-1943.Hardback, ex-library, with usual stamps and markings, in poor all round condition, suitable as a reading copy

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The Last Angry Man

By: Gerald Green

"There aren't enough people left who get mad, plain mad."Sam Abelman is a doctor who never takes the easy way out.

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The Scapegoat

By: Daphne du Maurier

"Someone jolted my elbow as I drank and said, 'Je vous demande pardon,' and as I moved to give him space he turned and stared at me and I at him,

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