Tuesday January 15, 1957
US date format: 1/15/1957, UK date format: 15/1/1957
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 15, 1957). 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 Mario Van Peebles and Andrew Tyrie.
In UK Singing The Blues by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits.
The Wings of Eagles, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while These Thousand Hills by A.B. Guthrie Jr was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Be My Guest.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 15, 1957?
- Kerala in India - Makaravilakku or Makara Sankranthy at Sabarimala.
- Jallikattu in South India.
- United States - Traditionally, Martin Luther King Day.
- North Korea - Korean Alphabet Day.
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- Brooklyn Dodgers sign a new three-year lease for Ebbets Field.
- Release, in Japan, of the film ''Throne of Blood'', Akira Kurosawa's reworking of ''Macbeth''.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 15, 1957?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 15If January 15, 1957 is your birthday you're 63 years, 6 months, 21 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 10 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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