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Saturday 16 March 1957

It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on March 16, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Pearl Moore and Laurence La Ferrière. In that special week of March people in US were listening to Young Love by Tab Hunter. The Strange One, directed by Jack Garfein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957 while The Organization Man by William H. Whyte Jr was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Railway Children.
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What the sky looked like on 16 March 1957

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Movies

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The Strange One

Directed by: Jack Garfein

Starring: Ben Gazzara, Pat Hingle, Peter Mark Richman, Arthur Storch

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Fear Strikes Out

Directed by: Robert Mulligan

Starring: Anthony Perkins, Karl Malden, Norma Moore, Adam Williams

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Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison

Directed by: John Huston

Starring: Robert Mitchum, Deborah Kerr

Country: United States

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She Played with Fire

Directed by: Sidney Gilliat

Starring: Jack Hawkins, Arlene Dahl, Dennis Price, Violet Farebrother

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Hell's Crossroads

Directed by: Franklin Adreon

Starring: Stephen McNally, Peggie Castle, Robert Vaughn, Barton MacLane

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TV Series

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

The Railway Children

Directed by: Damian Cruden

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Tonight

Directed by: Tyson Anthony

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Contact

Directed by: Martin Butler

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Tomahawk

Directed by: George Sherman

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Be My Guest

Directed by: Lance Comfort

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 March 1957 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Urho's Day - the fictional patron saint of Finnish immigrants to the US, created by Richard Mattson in 1956
  • Latvia - The controversial Latvia Legions are celebrated in Latvia, where about 140,000 men joined the Waffen SS National Legions during World War II, trying to defend Latvia. Since February 23, 2000, this day is no longer an official celebration day.
  • Saint Heribert of Cologne (died 1021)
  • Saint Eusebia (+680)
  • Saint Benedicta (+1260)
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Facts:
  • 9th Emmy Awards: Phil Silvers Show, Robert Young and Loretta Young
  • Patty Berg wins LPGA Titleholders Golf Championship.
  • Toronto Maple Leafs tie NHL record 37 points beating New York Rangers 14-1.
  • In Burbank, California, the 9th Annual Emmy Awards are presented, hosted by Desi Arnaz.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on March 16, 1957 - Geocentric view

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Books

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

The Organization Man

By: William H. Whyte Jr

The Organization Man is the first complete study of a way of life that many Americans are now leading, and that many more are likely to lead.

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The Last Angry Man

By: Gerald Green

"There aren't enough people left who get mad, plain mad."Sam Abelman is a doctor who never takes the easy way out.

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The Nun'S Story

By: Kathryn Hulme

the nun's story

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The Bible As History

By: Werner Keller

This groundbreaking work that sheds light on the historical foundations of the bestselling book of all time—the Bible—is now back in print.Have

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