Sunday July 13, 1958
US date format: 7/13/1958, UK date format: 13/7/1958
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 13, 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 Joy Scott and J. D. Hayworth.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to The Purple People Eater by Sheb Wooley.
In UK All I Have To Do Is Dream / Claudette by The Everly Brothers was in the top 5 hits.
Big Deal on Madonna Street, directed by Mario Monicelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958
while The Winthrop Woman by Anya Seton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Discovering the Bible.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 13, 1958?
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday, 3rd day
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of K�lim�t (Words) - First day of the seventh month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Bon Festival - Buddhist festival to honor the dead (East Japan)
- Kiribati - Independence Day, 2nd day (not a holiday)
- 87th British Golf Open: Peter Thomson shoots a 278 at Royal Lytham
- Karl Erb: German tenor, dies on 81st birthday.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 13, 1958?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Sheb Wooley - The Purple People Eater
- The Coasters - Yakety Yak
- Elvis Presley - Hard Headed Woman
- The Everly Brothers - All I Have To Do Is Dream
- Jody Reynolds - Endless Sleep
- Perez Prado and His Orchestra - Patricia
- Bobby Darin - Splish Splash
- Dean Martin - Return To Me
- Jimmie Rodgers - Secretly
- David Seville - Witch Doctor
Top #5 songs in the UK
- The Everly Brothers - All I Have To Do Is Dream / Claudette
- Vic Damone - On The Street Where You Live
- The Four Preps - Big Man
- Max Bygraves - Tulips From Amsterdam / You Need Hands
- The Platters - Twilight Time
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Days to next July 13If July 13, 1958 is your birthday you're 62 years, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 9 days.
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