Sunday May 08, 1960
US date format: 5/8/1960, UK date format: 8/5/1960
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on May 8, 1960). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative), Pope John XXIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Franco Baresi and Kiev (Ukraine).
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Stuck On You by Elvis Presley.
In UK Cathy's Clown by The Everly Brothers was in the top 5 hits.
Sons and Lovers, directed by Jack Cardiff, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960
while Mrs. 'Arris Goes To New York by Paul Gallico was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Der schwarze Kanal.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 08, 1960?
- Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
- Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
- Parents' Day in South Korea
- Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
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- Wiffi Smith wins LPGA Betsy Rawls Peach Blossom Golf Open.
- USSR and Cuba resume diplomatic relations.
Italian soccer player, he was on AC...
French journalist, film director,...
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 08, 1960?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 08, 1960?
On May 08, 1960 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is May 08, 1960?
On May 08, 1960 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 08, 1960?
On May 08, 1960 the US President was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 08, 1960?
On May 08, 1960 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 08, 1960?
On May 08, 1960 Pope John XXIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 08, 1960?
On May 08, 1960 several famous people were born including, Franco Baresi, Kiev (Ukraine), Patrick McKenna.
Which famous people died on May 08, 1960?
Famous people died on May 08, 1960 include, Hugo Alfven, J H C Whitehead.
What was the number one song in May 08, 1960?
The number one song in the week of May 08, 1960 was Stuck On You by Elvis Presley in US and Cathy's Clown by The Everly Brothers in UK.
What were the top hits on May 08, 1960?
The top hits on May 08, 1960 were Stuck On You by Elvis Presley, Greenfields by The Brothers Four, Sixteen Reasons by Connie Stevens in US and Cathy's Clown by The Everly Brothers, Someone Else's Baby by Adam Faith, Do You Mind? by Anthony Newley in UK.