Wednesday 18 November 1959
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 18, 1959). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Karla Faye Tucker and Ulrich Noethen.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Mr. Blue by The Fleetwoods.
In UK Travellin' Light by Cliff Richard & The Shadows was in the top 5 hits.
Ballad of a Soldier, directed by Grigoriy Chukhray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959
while Affectionately, F.D.R. by James Roosevelt and Sidney Shalett was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Showtime.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 November 1959 ?
- 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
- Karla Faye Tucker
- Ulrich Noethen: Ulrich Noethen is a German actor who has appeared in many movies and TV films.
- Ramona Singer: Reality Star.
- Marie-Claude Adam: French mother of sextuplets born 14 January 1989 in Paris.
- Karla Tucker: American murderer (d. 1998).
- Washingston Senator Bob Allison wins AL Rookie of Year
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1959 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Fleetwoods - Mr. Blue
- Bobby Darin - Mack The Knife
- Della Reese - Don't You Know
- Paul Anka - Put Your Head On My Shoulder
- Guy Mitchell - Heartaches By The Number
- Andy Williams - Lonely Street
- Sandy Nelson - Teen Beat
- Wink Martindale - Deck Of Cards
- Brook Benton - So Many Ways
- Jerry Wallace - Primrose Lane
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?