Sunday September 08, 1957

US date format: 9/8/1957, UK date format: 8/9/1957

It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 8, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Heather Thomas and Melissa Whitmire. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Tammy by Debbie Reynolds. In UK Diana by Paul Anka was in the top 5 hits. The Thin Man, directed by W.S. Van Dyke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957 while Stay Alive All Your Life by Norman Vincent Peale was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Open House.
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The Thin Man

Directed by: W.S. Van Dyke

Starring: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Maureen O'Sullivan, Nat Pendleton

Country: United States of America

Black Patch

Directed by: Allen H. Miner

Starring: George Montgomery, Diane Brewster, Tom Pittman, Leo Gordon

A King in New York

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Maxine Audley, Jerry Desmonde, Oliver Johnston

Country: United States of America

The Three Faces of Eve

Directed by: Nunnally Johnson

Starring: Joanne Woodward, David Wayne, Lee J. Cobb, Edwin Jerome

Country: United States of America

The Beasts of Marseilles

Directed by: Hugo Fregonese

Starring: Stephen Boyd, James Robertson Justice, Tony Wright, Anna Gaylor

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 08, 1957?


    Events

  • 77th US Mens Tennis: M J Anderson beats Ashley J Cooper (108 75 64)
  • Jackie Wilson, releases his 1st solo single Reet Petite
  • Pope Pius XII encyclical On motion pictures, radio, TV

TV Series

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

Open House

Directed by: Andrew Paquin

O Corcunda de Notre Dame

Richard Diamond, Private Detective

Starring: David Janssen

Country: United States of America

M Squad

Starring: Lee Marvin, Paul Newlan

Country: United States of America

Perry Mason

Written by: Erle Stanley Gardner

Starring: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, Ray Collins

Country: United States of America

Magazine Covers

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

Books

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

Stay Alive All Your Life

By: Norman Vincent Peale

"Those who received help from The Power of Positive Thinking will find in these pages further guidance toward a more dynamic and creative life."

Operation Sea Lion

By: Peter Fleming

In the summer of 1940 the Germans prepared to launch Operation Sea Lion, the invasion of England. The British, barely recovered from Dunkirk, rallied their defenses.

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

Letter From Peking

By: Pearl S. Buck

At the outbreak of war, a half-Chinese man sends his family back to America, beginning an absence punctuated only by his letters, and a son who must make sense of his

Too Much, Too Soon

By: Diana Barrymore and Gerold Frank

Book by Diana Barrymore, Gerold Frank


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