Monday 18 November 1957
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 18, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sigvard Mahler Dam and Sean Mac Falls.
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.
Sayonara, directed by Joshua Logan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while On The Beach by Nevil Shute was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Real McCoys.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 18 November 1957
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Which were the important events of 18 November 1957 ?
- 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
- 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.
- Jenny Burton in New York City: USA; rocker ("Nobody Loves Me Like You Do").
- Serge Lazarevitch: French modern jazz guitarist and composer.
- Tony Bunn: American bassist composer producer and writer.
- Sigvard Dam: Danish second-generation astrologer, the sonof Paul and Annelise Mahler Dam.
- Tunisia refuses Russian weapons
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1957 ?
Top #11 songs in the USA
- Elvis Presley - Jailhouse Rock
- The Everly Brothers - Wake Up Little Susie
- Sam Cooke - You Send Me
- The Rays - Silhouettes
- Ricky Nelson - Be-Bop Baby
- Thurston Harris - Little Bitty Pretty One
- Johnny Mathis - Chances Are
- Bobby Helms - My Special Angel
- Pat Boone - April Love
- Jimmie Rodgers - Honeycomb
- Debbie Reynolds - Tammy
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