Friday May 09, 1958
US date format: 5/9/1958, UK date format: 9/5/1958
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on May 9, 1958). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Julio César Uribe and Denis Robert.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Witch Doctor by David Seville.
In UK Who's Sorry Now by Connie Francis was in the top 5 hits.
Gigi, directed by Vincente Minnelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958
while The Great Democracies by Winston S. Churchill was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching What Next.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 09, 1958?
- Russia and some other parts of the former Soviet Union ? Victory Day as the end of the "Great Patriotic War".
- Our Lady of Flanders
- Saint Tudi
- Saint Pachomius (died 346)
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- Botvinnik recaptures world chess championship.
- Actor-singer Paul Robeson, whose passport has been reinstated, sings in a sold-out one-man recital at Carnegie Hall. The recital is such a success that Robeson gives another one at Carnegie Hall a few days later but, after this, Robeson is seldom seen in public in the United States again. His Carnegie Hall concerts are later released on records and on CD.
French freelance journalist and writer,...
Finland -- Yachtsman (1980 Olympics -...
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TV announcer (Burns & Allen), dies at...
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 09, 1958?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 09, 1958?
On May 09, 1958 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is May 09, 1958?
On May 09, 1958 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 09, 1958?
On May 09, 1958 the US President was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 09, 1958?
On May 09, 1958 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 09, 1958?
On May 09, 1958 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 09, 1958?
On May 09, 1958 several famous people were born including, Julio César Uribe, Denis Robert, Esko Rechardt.
Which famous people died on May 09, 1958?
Famous people died on May 09, 1958 include, Bill Goodwin.
What was the number one song in May 09, 1958?
The number one song in the week of May 09, 1958 was Witch Doctor by David Seville in US and Who's Sorry Now by Connie Francis in UK.
What were the top hits on May 09, 1958?
The top hits on May 09, 1958 were Witch Doctor by David Seville, All I Have To Do Is Dream by The Everly Brothers, Twilight Time by The Platters in US and Who's Sorry Now by Connie Francis, Whole Lotta Woman by Marvin Rainwater, A Wonderful Time Up There by Pat Boone in UK.