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Sunday 17 July 1960

It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 17, 1960). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Scott Norwood and Karen Elaine Price. In that special week of July people in US were listening to Alley-Oop by Hollywood Argyles. In UK Good Timin' by Jimmy Jones was in the top 5 hits. The Entertainer, directed by Tony Richardson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960 while The Leopard by Guiseppe di Lampedusa was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching My Sister Eileen.
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What the sky looked like on 17 July 1960

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Movies

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The Entertainer

Directed by: Tony Richardson

Starring: Laurence Olivier, Brenda de Banzie, Roger Livesey, Joan Plowright

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Tarzan the Magnificent

Directed by: Robert Day

Starring: Gordon Scott, Jock Mahoney, Betta St. John, John Carradine

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13 Ghosts

Directed by: William Castle

Starring: Charles Herbert, Jo Morrow, Martin Milner, Rosemary DeCamp

Country: United States

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The Rat Race

Directed by: Robert Mulligan

Starring: Tony Curtis, Debbie Reynolds, Jack Oakie, Kay Medford

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From the Terrace

Directed by: Mark Robson

Starring: Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Myrna Loy, Ina Balin

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TV Series

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

My Sister Eileen

Directed by: Richard Quine

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Today

Furnishing Is Fun

The Clear Horizon

European Men's Football Championships

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 July 1960 ?

Holidays:
  • Kyoto, Japan - Gion Matsuri
  • Various mathematics departments - Yellow Pig's Day
  • South Korea - Constitution Day
  • Puerto Rico - Luis Mu�oz Rivera's Birthday
  • Feast Day of St Cynllo
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on July 17, 1960 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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

The Leopard

By: Guiseppe di Lampedusa

The Sicilian prince, Don Fabrizio, hero of Lampedusa's great and only novel, is described as enormous in size, in intellect, and in sensuality.

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A Distant Trumpet

By: Paul Horgan

Originally published in 1960 selling half a million copies at the time and first reissued as a Nonpareil paperback in 1991, this immensely popular work of fiction

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Carp'S Washington

By: Frank G. Carpenter

life in washington d.c. in the 1800's.

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Act One

By: Moss Hart

Moss Hart's Act One, which Lincoln Center Theater presented in 2014 as a play written and directed by James Lapine, is one of the great American memoirs, a glorious memorial to

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