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Friday 13 February 1959

It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Richard Eden and Gord Hampson. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Stagger Lee by Lloyd Price. In UK One Night / I Got Stung by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits. The Journey, directed by Anatole Litvak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959 while Mine Enemy Grows Older by Alexander King was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Emergency.
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TV Series

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

The Third Man

Starring: Michael Rennie, Jonathan Harris

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Rawhide

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Paul Brinegar, Steve Raines, Eric Fleming

Country: United States

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Jazz Casual

Starring: Ralph J. Gleason

Country: United States

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The Soupy Sales Show

Starring: Soupy Sales, Clyde Adler, Frank Nastasi, Maureen Bailey

Country: United States

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Pursuit

Starring: Robert Alda, Warner Anderson, Lew Ayres, Jimmy Baird

Country: United States

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Movies

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

The Journey

Directed by: Anatole Litvak

Starring: Deborah Kerr, Yul Brynner, Jason Robards

Country: United States

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House on Haunted Hill

Directed by: William Castle

Starring: Vincent Price, Carol Ohmart, Richard Long

Country: United States

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Sleeping Beauty

Directed by: Clyde Geronimi

Starring: Mary Costa, Bill Shirley, Eleanor Audley

Country: United States

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Bell Book and Candle

Directed by: Richard Quine

Starring: James Stewart, Kim Novak, Jack Lemmon

Country: United States

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The 7th Voyage of Sinbad

Directed by: Nathan Juran

Starring: Kerwin Mathews, Kathryn Grant, Richard Eyer

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 February 1959 ?

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Facts:
  • Barbie doll goes on sale
  • Miro Cardon, premier of Cuba, resigns.
  • TAT-2, ATampT's second Trans-Atlantic telephone cable, goes into operation.
  • Fidel Castro becomes Premier of Cuba.
  • A blizzard causes a massive power outage in Newfoundland.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1959?

  • Life: Shirley MacLaine and daughter
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Alec Cushing -- Feb. 9, 1959
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7601

Books

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

Mine Enemy Grows Older

By: Alexander King

Mine Enemy Grows Older

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Nautilus 90 North

By: William R. Anderson

novel set on a submarine

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The Proud Possessors

By: Aline B. Saarinen

The Proud Possessors: The lives, times and tastes of some adventurous [Hardcover] [Jan 01, 1958] SAARINEN,Aline B. ...

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Mrs. Arris Goes To Paris

By: Paul Gallico

a small format reissue in hard cover of the 1958 novel

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