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Friday 11 January 1957

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 11, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Darryl Dawkins and Claude Criquielion. In UK Singing The Blues by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits. Kalle wird Bürgermeister, directed by Fritz Genschow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957 while By Love Possessed by James Gould Cozzens was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Anything Goes.
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What the sky looked like on 11 January 1957

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Movies

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Kalle wird Bürgermeister

Directed by: Fritz Genschow

Starring: Wolfgang Condrus, Fritz Genschow, Reinhard Kolldehoff, Ernst Stahl-Nachbaur

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Julie

Directed by: Andrew L. Stone

Starring: Doris Day, Louis Jourdan, Barry Sullivan, Frank Lovejoy

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Jungle Hell

Directed by: Norman A. Cerf

Starring: Sabu, K.T. Stevens, David Bruce, George E. Stone

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The Brave One

Directed by: Irving Rapper

Starring: Michel Ray, Rodolfo Hoyos Jr., Elsa Cárdenas, Carlos Navarro

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Death of a Scoundrel

Directed by: Charles Martin

Starring: George Sanders, Yvonne De Carlo, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Victor Jory

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TV Series

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Anything Goes

Directed by: Sid Smith

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The Other Man

Directed by: Richard Eyre

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Give Us This Day

Directed by: Adam Stern

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Hit Parade

Directed by: Joe Casey

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Theatre Night

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Morocco - The Independence manifesto day.
  • Japan - Kagami-Biraki (Rice Cakes Festival).
  • Feast of the Baptism of Jesus.
  • Roman Empire - First day of Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
  • Nepal - Unity Day.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Sir Robert Garran: Australian lawyer and early leading expert in Australian constitutional law (Born 1867).
Facts:
  • The African Convention is founded in Dakar.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 11, 1957 - Geocentric view

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Books

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By Love Possessed

By: James Gould Cozzens

A highly-respected, middle-aged lawyer's involvements with love are revealed in a series of flashbacks

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The Tribe That Lost Its Head

By: Nicholas Monsarrat

Five hundred miles off the southwest coast of Africa lies the island of Pharamaul, a British Protectorate, governed from Whitehall through a handful of devoted British civilians.

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Autumn Across America

By: Edwin Way Teale

The account of a roving 20,000-mile pilgrimage across 26 states coast to coast--from Cape Cod to California--through the year's most colorful season.

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These Thousand Hills

By: A.B. Guthrie Jr

A tale of the later Old West

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