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Monday 16 September 1957

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 16, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Pierre Moscovici and Assumpta Serna. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Tammy by Debbie Reynolds. In UK Diana by Paul Anka was in the top 5 hits. The Bridge on the River Kwai, directed by David Lean, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957 while Letter From Peking by Pearl S. Buck was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Real McCoys.
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Movies

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The Bridge on the River Kwai

Directed by: David Lean

Starring: William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa

Country: United States

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Les Girls

Directed by: George Cukor

Starring: Gene Kelly, Mitzi Gaynor, Kay Kendall, Taina Elg

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The Helen Morgan Story

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Ann Blyth, Paul Newman, Richard Carlson, Gene Evans

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The Brain from Planet Arous

Directed by: Nathan Juran

Starring: John Agar, Joyce Meadows, Robert Fuller, Thomas Browne Henry

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The Joker Is Wild

Directed by: Charles Vidor

Starring: Frank Sinatra, Mitzi Gaynor, Jeanne Crain, Eddie Albert

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TV Series

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

The Real McCoys

Written by: Irving Pincus

Directed by: Richard Crenna

Starring: Walter Brennan, Richard Crenna, Kathleen Nolan, Tony Martinez

Country: United States

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The Californians

Directed by: Jonathan Parker

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Open House

Directed by: Andrew Paquin

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O Corcunda de Notre Dame

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Richard Diamond, Private Detective

Starring: David Janssen

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 September 1957 ?

Holidays:
  • Mexico - Independence Day (from Spain; proclaimed 1810, recognised 1821, instituted 1825; See Fiestas Patrias)
  • Also see September 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • RC Saints - Saint Cyprian, Pope Cornelius, Saint Ludmila
  • In ancient Greece, the third day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates walked to the sea at Phaleron and purified themselves in the water.
  • Papua New Guinea - Independence Day (from Australia, 1975)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Pierre Moscovici: French politician, who served as Minister of Finance from 2012 to 2014 and as Minister for European Affairs between 1997 to 2002.
  • Assumpta Serna
  • Joelle Rodrigues-Nunes: French homicide, the sister-in-law of Henri Jean Jacomet who was convicted of the crime and sentenced to prison for seven years until the verdict was overturned and he was released on 6/15/1995.
  • Clara Furse: Canadian-English businesswoman.
  • Pawel Pawlikowski: Director.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Coup in Thailand (Premier Songgram deposed)
  • LA City Council approves 300-acre site in Chavez Ravine for Dodgers

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on September 16, 1957 - Geocentric view

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Books

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Letter From Peking

By: Pearl S. Buck

At the outbreak of war, a half-Chinese man sends his family back to America, beginning an absence punctuated only by his letters, and a son who must make sense of his

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The Day Christ Died

By: Jim Bishop

"This is a book about the most dramatic day in the history of the world, the day on which Jesus of Nazareth died.

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The Scapegoat

By: Daphne du Maurier

"Someone jolted my elbow as I drank and said, 'Je vous demande pardon,' and as I moved to give him space he turned and stared at me and I at him,

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Blue Camellia

By: Frances Parkinson Keyes

SIZE: 5 ½ x 8 ½ (approximately) PAGES: 432 pages. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: First Edition assumed with none stated. JULIAN MESSNER, NY 1957.

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