Wednesday February 12, 1958
US date format: 2/12/1958, UK date format: 12/2/1958
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 12, 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 Voutch (artist) and Grant McLennan.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to At The Hop by Danny & The Juniors.
In UK The Story Of My Life by Michael Holliday was in the top 5 hits.
Scampolo, directed by Alfred Weidenmann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958
while Kids Say The Darndest Things! by Art Linkletter was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Kitty Foyle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 12, 1958?
- United States - Lincoln's Birthday (traditionally).
- Saint Alexis of Moscow
- Saint Benedict of Aniane
- Red Hand Day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 12, 1958?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Danny & The Juniors - At The Hop
- The Silhouettes - Get A Job
- Royal Teens - Short Shorts
- Elvis Presley - Don't
- Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra - Sail Along Silvery Moon
- The Diamonds - The Stroll
- The McGuire Sisters - Sugartime
- Elvis Presley - I Beg Of You
- Jerry Lee Lewis - Great Balls Of Fire
- Buddy Holly - Peggy Sue
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 12If February 12, 1958 is your birthday you're 62 years, 5 months, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 5 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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