Thursday April 11, 1957

US date format: 4/11/1957, UK date format: 11/4/1957

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 11, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Sophie Tasma and Jacques Terpant. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Butterfly by Andy Williams. In UK Cumberland Gap by Lonnie Donegan was in the top 5 hits. Pablo y Carolina, directed by Mauricio de la Serna, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957 while The Road To Miltown by S.J. Perelman was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Leave It to Beaver.
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Pablo y Carolina

Directed by: Mauricio de la Serna

Starring: Pedro Infante, Irasema Dilián, Alejandro Ciangherotti, Eduardo Alcaraz

Dragstrip Girl

Directed by: Edward L. Cahn

Starring: Fay Spain, Steven Terrell, John Ashley, Frank Gorshin

Kanal

Directed by: Andrzej Wajda

Starring: Teresa Izewska, Tadeusz Janczar, Wienczyslaw Glinski, Tadeusz Gwiazdowski

The Spirit of St. Louis

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: James Stewart, Murray Hamilton, Patricia Smith, Bartlett Robinson

Country: United States of America

Fury at Showdown

Directed by: Gerd Oswald

Starring: John Derek, John Smith, Carolyn Craig, Nick Adams

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Historical Events

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    Holidays

  • Saint Stanislas
  • Juan Santamarfa Day, anniversary of his death in the Battle of Rivas (State holiday in Costa Rica).
  • Saint Godeberta
  • Saint Gemma of Lucca
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    Events

  • Pablo Neruda arrested in Buenos Aires

TV Series

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

Leave It to Beaver

Directed by: Andy Cadiff

Living It Up

Directed by: Antonio Cuadri

Together Again

Directed by: Not specifed

The Railway Children

Directed by: Damian Cruden

Tonight

Directed by: Tyson Anthony

Magazine Covers

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Books

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

The Road To Miltown

By: S.J. Perelman

Road To Miltown Or, Under The Spreading Atrophy, The, by Perelman, S.J.

Don'T Go Near The Water

By: William Brinkley

At once a rousing entertaining farce and gentle love story, this novel is set on a remote Pacific island during the waning days of the World War II.

Day Of Infamy

By: Walter Lord

A special 60th anniversary edition of the bestselling re-creation of the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, by the author of A Night to Remember.Sunday,

The Lion And The Throne

By: Catherine Drinker Bowen

Sir Edward Coke was perhaps the pre-eminent jurist during the reigns of Queen Elizabeth and King James of England. He was the prime author of the Petition of Right, so this

Much Ado About Me

By: Fred Allen

Radio and film star Fred Allen's autobiography: Much Ado About Me.


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