Tuesday 8 September 1959
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kerry Cuomo and Tom McGuinness.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to The Three Bells by The Browns.
In UK Living Doll by Cliff Richard & The Drifters was in the top 5 hits.
The Magician, directed by Ingmar Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959
while The Years With Ross by James Thurber was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Interpol Calling.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 September 1959 ?
- Kerry Cuomo: American child of a noted family, the seventh child, third daughter of Robert and Ethel Kennedy.
- Tom McGuinness: American pilot for American Airlines who was flying Flt.
- Carmen Campagne: Canadian singer and children's entertainer.
- Daler Nazarov: Tajik singer-songwriter and actor.
- The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) is established.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1959 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Browns - The Three Bells
- Santo and Johnny - Sleep Walk
- Phil Phillips - Sea Of Love
- Lloyd Price - I'm Gonna Get Married
- Johnny and the Hurricanes - Red River Rock
- The Everly Brothers - ('Til) I Kissed You
- Sarah Vaughan - Broken-Hearted Melody
- Sammy Turner - Lavender-Blue
- Ray Charles - What'd I Say (Part I)
- Fats Domino - I Want To Walk You Home
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