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Saturday 11 July 1959

It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 11, 1959). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Richie Sambora and Suzanne Vega. In that special week of July people in US were listening to The Battle Of New Orleans by Johnny Horton. In UK Dream Lover by Bobby Darin was in the top 5 hits. Holiday for Lovers, directed by Henry Levin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959 while The Young Titan by F. Van Wyck Mason was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Heidi.
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What the sky looked like on 11 July 1959

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Holiday for Lovers

Directed by: Henry Levin

Starring: Clifton Webb, Jane Wyman, Jill St. John, Carol Lynley

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Bobbikins

Directed by: Robert Day

Starring: Shirley Jones, Max Bygraves, Billie Whitelaw, Barbara Shelley

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Plan 9 from Outer Space

Directed by: Edward D. Wood Jr.

Starring: Gregory Walcott, Tom Keene, Mona McKinnon, Duke Moore

Country: United States

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The Mouse That Roared

Directed by: Jack Arnold

Starring: Peter Sellers, Jean Seberg, William Hartnell, David Kossoff

Country: United States

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A Hole in the Head

Directed by: Frank Capra

Starring: Frank Sinatra, Edward G. Robinson, Eleanor Parker, Carolyn Jones

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Heidi

Directed by: Daniel Ray

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The Advisor's Mystery Theater

The Ken Dodd Show

Songs from the Hebrides

Nick of the River

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 11 July 1959 ?

Holidays:
  • Mongolia - Naadam Holiday
  • Feast Day of Saint Benedict (founder of the Benedictine Order)
  • United States: Free Slurpee at 7-Eleven (most locations do this - get a free 7.11oz Slurpee on 7-11).
  • Bonfire night in Northern Ireland, precursor to The_Twelfth
  • Feast Day of Saint Olga (first Russian Saint)
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Famous Deaths:
  • Charlie Parker: Known as "Yardbird" and "Bird", was an American jazz saxophonist and composer.
  • Charlie Parker: Known as "Yardbird" and "Bird", was an American jazz saxophonist and composer.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on July 11, 1959 - Geocentric view

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Books

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

The Young Titan

By: F. Van Wyck Mason

History-fiction of a young warrior

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The Watch That Ends The Night

By: Hugh MacLennan

George and Catherine Stewart share not only the burden of Catherine's heart disease, which could cause her death at any time, but the memory of Jerome Martell, her first husband and

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Mine Enemy Grows Older

By: Alexander King

Mine Enemy Grows Older

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Only In America

By: Harry Lewis Golden

Book by Golden, Harry Lewis

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