Tuesday February 12, 1957

US date format: 2/12/1957, UK date format: 12/2/1957

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 12, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Martin Ziguélé . In that special week of February people in US were listening to Young Love by Tab Hunter. In UK The Garden Of Eden by Frankie Vaughan was in the top 5 hits. The True Story of Jesse James, directed by Nicholas Ray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957 while Men To Match My Mountains by Irving Stone was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Tonight.
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The True Story of Jesse James

Directed by: Nicholas Ray

Starring: Robert Wagner, Jeffrey Hunter, Hope Lange, Agnes Moorehead

The Delinquents

Directed by: Robert Altman

Starring: Tom Laughlin, Peter Miller, Richard Bakalyan, Rosemary Howard

Voodoo Woman

Directed by: Edward L. Cahn

Starring: Marla English, Tom Conway, Mike Connors, Lance Fuller

Pyaasa

Directed by: Guru Dutt

Starring: Mala Sinha, Guru Dutt, Waheeda Rehman, Rehman

The Incredible Shrinking Man

Directed by: Jack Arnold

Starring: Grant Williams, Randy Stuart, April Kent, Paul Langton

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

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    Holidays

  • United States - Lincoln's Birthday (traditionally).
  • Saint Alexis of Moscow
  • Saint Benedict of Aniane
  • Red Hand Day
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    Events

  • Researchers announce Borazan (harder than diamonds) has been developed.

TV Series

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

Tonight

Directed by: Tyson Anthony

Contact

Directed by: Martin Butler

Tomahawk

Directed by: George Sherman

Be My Guest

Directed by: Lance Comfort

Anything Goes

Directed by: Sid Smith

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Books

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

Men To Match My Mountains

By: Irving Stone

A collection of stories which provides an insight into the colorful and diverse personalities of the settlers who helped tame America's Far West.

Blue Camellia

By: Frances Parkinson Keyes

SIZE: 5 ½ x 8 ½ (approximately) PAGES: 432 pages. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: First Edition assumed with none stated. JULIAN MESSNER, NY 1957.

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.

The Organization Man

By: William H. Whyte Jr

The Organization Man is the first complete study of a way of life that many Americans are now leading, and that many more are likely to lead.

Much Ado About Me

By: Fred Allen

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


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