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Tuesday 9 August 1960

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 9, 1960). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Eric Escoffier and Barbara de Rossi. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polkadot Bikini by Brian Hyland. In UK Please Don't Tease by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits. G.I. Blues, directed by Norman Taurog, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960 while Watcher In The Shadows by Geoffrey Household was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching My Sister Eileen.
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What the sky looked like on 9 August 1960

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Movies

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G.I. Blues

Directed by: Norman Taurog

Starring: Elvis Presley, Juliet Prowse, Robert Ivers, James Douglas

Country: United States

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Atom Age Vampire

Directed by: Anton Giulio Majano

Starring: Alberto Lupo, Susanne Loret, Sergio Fantoni, Franca Parisi

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Black Sunday

Directed by: Mario Bava

Starring: Barbara Steele, John Richardson, Andrea Checchi, Ivo Garrani

Country: United States

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Ocean's Eleven

Directed by: Lewis Milestone

Starring: Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Peter Lawford

Country: United States

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It Started in Naples

Directed by: Melville Shavelson

Starring: Clark Gable, Sophia Loren, Vittorio De Sica, Marietto

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TV Series

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

My Sister Eileen

Directed by: Richard Quine

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Football for the Ladies

Bongo

The Small House at Allington

Herzlichst Ihr Peter Kraus

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 August 1960 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Nathy (or David)
  • Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
  • St. Fedlimid/Felimy
  • St. Romanus Ostiarius
  • St. Edith Stein
Famous Birthdays:
  • Eric Escoffier: French mountain climber, an Alpinist who disappeared in the Pakistanis sector of the Himalayas while climbing the Broad peak.
  • Barbara de Rossi
  • Barbara De Rossi: Italian actress of over 20 films and some TV movies.
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Facts:
  • Race riot in Jacksonville, Florida, USA.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 09, 1960 - Geocentric view

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Books

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Watcher In The Shadows

By: Geoffrey Household

A deadly pursuit through the English countryside from the acclaimed author of ROGUE MALE. After working as a double agent for the British in Nazi Germany during the war, Charles Dennim

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The Leopard

By: Guiseppe di Lampedusa

The Sicilian prince, Don Fabrizio, hero of Lampedusa's great and only novel, is described as enormous in size, in intellect, and in sensuality.

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The Lovely Ambition

By: Mary Ellen Chase

“Readers who have come to expect Miss Chase to provide stunning evocations of time and place, particularly of nineteenth-century Maine, will not be disappointed by The Lovely Ambition.”

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The Chapman Report

By: Irving Wallace

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