What the sky looked like on February 12, 1959
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 2/12/1959, UK date format: 12/2/1959
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 12, 1959). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Larry Nance and Omar Hakim drummer (Dire Straits.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Stagger Lee by Lloyd Price.
In UK As I Love You by Shirley Bassey was in the top 5 hits.
No Name on the Bullet, directed by Jack Arnold, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959
while Herblock'S Special For Today by Herbert Block was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching As Far as My Feet Will Carry Me.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 12, 1959?
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 12, 1959?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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