Friday February 13, 1959

US date format: 2/13/1959, UK date format: 13/2/1959

It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 13, 1959). 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 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.
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No Name on the Bullet

No Name on the Bullet

Directed by: Jack Arnold

Starring: Audie Murphy, Charles Drake, Joan Evans, Virginia Grey

Ride Lonesome

Ride Lonesome

Directed by: Budd Boetticher

Starring: Randolph Scott, Karen Steele, Pernell Roberts, James Best

The Journey

The Journey

Directed by: Anatole Litvak

Starring: Deborah Kerr, Yul Brynner, Jason Robards, Robert Morley

Country: United States of America

Die Halbzarte

Die Halbzarte

Directed by: Rolf Thiele

Starring: Romy Schneider, Carlos Thompson, Magda Schneider, Josef Meinrad

Sleeping Beauty

Sleeping Beauty

Directed by: Clyde Geronimi

Starring: Mary Costa, Bill Shirley, Eleanor Audley, Verna Felton

Country: United States of America

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As Far as My Feet Will Carry Me

As Far as My Feet Will Carry Me

Directed by: Hardy Martins

The Third Man

The Third Man

Starring: Michael Rennie, Jonathan Harris

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Garry Halliday

Garry Halliday

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Starring: Terence Longdon

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Find the Singer

Find the Singer

Les aventures d'Oscar

Les aventures d'Oscar

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Books

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Herblock'S Special For Today by Herbert Block

Herblock'S Special For Today

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Oversize hardcover book of political cartoonist Herblock's work thru the years. Includes his brilliant work during the Watergate crisis and the fall of Richard nixon.

The New Testament In Modern English by J.B. Phillips

The New Testament In Modern English

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Written in 1958, The New Testament in Modern English is one of the most dynamic and lively translations to ever appear in print. Phillips' rendering of Holy Scripture into contemporary English is accessible and powerful to a modern audience.

Nautilus 90 North by William R. Anderson

Nautilus 90 North

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The commander of the first transpolar submarine voyage from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic relates the excitement and tension of the journey as the Nautilus approached the North Pole

Anatomy of a Murder by Robert Traver

Anatomy of a Murder

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First published by St. Martin's in 1958, Robert Traver's Anatomy of a Murder immediately became the number-one bestseller in America, and was subsequently turned into the successful and now classic Otto Preminger film.

Wedemeyer Reports! by General Albert C. Wedemeyer

Wedemeyer Reports!

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As the chief planner for General Marshall, and co-author of the Victory Plan, General Wedemeyer had a truly significant hand in shaping and directing the Allied War effort against the Fascist powers.


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