Thursday 19 December 1957
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 19, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Cyril Collard and Kevin McHale.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to You Send Me by Sam Cooke.
In UK Mary's Boy Child by Harry Belafonte was in the top 5 hits.
Naya Daur, directed by B.R. Chopra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while The World Of Suzie Wong by Richard Mason was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Real McCoys.
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Which were the important events of 19 December 1957 ?
- 2003 - the events of the fictional docu-drama The Day Britain Stopped take place.
- Roman festivals - Opalia
- Also see December 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Cyril Collard: French actor.
- Kevin McHale: American basketball player coach and manager.
- Doug Johnson: rock keyboardist (Loverboy - "Get Lucky").
- Randi Weingarten: Activist.
- John Gulager: American actor director and cinematographer.
- Jean-François Rodriguez: French racing cyclist, who rode in four editions of the Tour de France and two editions of the Giro d'Italia.
- Liz Glazowski: Chicago, Illinois -- Playmate (April, 1980).
- John W Van Druten: US stage/screenwriter (I Remember Mama), dies at age 56.
- Music Man opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 1375 performances
- The Music Man, starring Robert Preston, opens at Majestic Theater in New York City for 1375 performances.
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