Friday 18 July 1958
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Margo [AM] Vliegenthart and Nigel Twist.
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.
The Fly, directed by Kurt Neumann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958
while Anatomy of a Murder by Robert Traver was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Frontier Justice.
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Which were the important events of 18 July 1958 ?
- Uruguay - Constitution Day
- Margo [AM] Vliegenthart: Dutch 2nd Chamber member (PvdA).
- Nigel Twist: Manchester -- Rock drummer (Alarm-In the Summertime).
- Diana Williams: Journalist.
- Chris Ruane: Welsh educator and politician.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1958 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Sheb Wooley - The Purple People Eater
- The Coasters - Yakety Yak
- Elvis Presley - Hard Headed Woman
- Ricky Nelson - Poor Little Fool
- Bobby Darin - Splish Splash
- Perez Prado and His Orchestra - Patricia
- Jody Reynolds - Endless Sleep
- The Everly Brothers - All I Have To Do Is Dream
- Jimmie Rodgers - Secretly
- Duane Eddy - Rebel-'Rouser
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