Monday 18 November 1957
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sigvard Mahler Dam and Jenny Burton in New York City.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Jailhouse Rock by Elvis Presley.
In UK That'll Be The Day by The Crickets was in the top 5 hits.
Zero Hour!, directed by Hall Bartlett, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while The Hidden Persuaders by Vance Packard was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Silver Sword.
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- Latvia - Independence Day (1918)
- Also see November 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - Dedication of the Basilicas of Saints Peter and Paul ; Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne ; also St Mawes, St Odo of Cluny, St Romanus of Antioch
- Venezuela - Feast of the Virgen de Chiquinquir�, also known as la Chinita, in the western state of Zulia
- Roman festivals - day 1 Dios dedicated to the sun god by emperor Licinius
- Oman - National Holiday
- Sigvard Mahler Dam
- Jenny Burton in New York City: USA; rocker ("Nobody Loves Me Like You Do").
- Sean Mac Falls: Irish poet.
- Avi Ben-Abraham: Israeli modern-day charlatan who posed as a doctor, scientist, prodigy, and other lofty positions while hob-knobbing with the wealthy and powerful.
- Sigvard Dam: Danish second-generation astrologer, the sonof Paul and Annelise Mahler Dam.
- Serge Lazarevitch: French modern jazz guitarist and composer.
- Tony Bunn: American bassist composer producer and writer.
- Tunisia refuses Russian weapons
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