Saturday January 19, 1957

US date format: 1/19/1957, UK date format: 19/1/1957

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 19, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Michael Virtue and Ottis "O. In UK Singing The Blues by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits. The Wings of Eagles, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957 while The Testimony Of The Spade by Geoffrey Bibby was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Be My Guest.
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The Wings of Eagles

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Dan Dailey, Ward Bond

Country: United States of America

The Young Stranger

Directed by: John Frankenheimer

Starring: James MacArthur, Kim Hunter, James Daly, James Gregory

The Quiet Gun

Directed by: William F. Claxton

Starring: Forrest Tucker, Mara Corday, Jim Davis, Kathleen Crowley

Top Secret Affair

Directed by: H.C. Potter

Starring: Susan Hayward, Kirk Douglas, Paul Stewart, Jim Backus

Gun for a Coward

Directed by: Abner Biberman

Starring: Fred MacMurray, Jeffrey Hunter, Janice Rule, Chill Wills

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 19, 1957?


    Holidays

  • Confederate Heroes Day in Texas.
  • Eastern and Oriental Orthodoxy ? Julian Calendar Theophany (Epiphany).
  • St. Mark of Ephesus feast day .
  • Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of Sult�n (Sovereignty) ? First day of the 17th month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
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    Famous Deaths

  • Jozsef Dudas: Romanian/Hungarian resistance fighter...
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 19, 1957?


    Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. Guy Mitchell - Singing The Blues
  2. Singing The Blues - Tommy Steele & The Steelmen
  3. The Garden Of Eden - Frankie Vaughan
  4. Malcolm Vaughan - St Therese Of The Roses
  5. Just Walkin' In The Rain - Johnnie Ray

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Be My Guest

Directed by: Lance Comfort

Anything Goes

Directed by: Sid Smith

It's Up to You

Directed by: Not specifed

Give Us This Day

Directed by: Adam Stern

Kidnapped

Directed by: Robert Stevenson

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1957?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?

The Testimony Of The Spade

By: Geoffrey Bibby

LIFE IN NORTHERN EUROPE FROM 15,000 B.C. TO THE TIME OF THE VIKINGS. A wonderful work of archeology, traces consecutively the movements and flowering of early Europeans from the Alps north

The Fbi Story

By: Don Whitehead

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The Last Hurrah

By: Edwin O'Connor

O'Connor's 1956 account of big-city politics, inspired by the career of longtime Boston Mayor James M. Curley, portrays its Irish-American political boss as a demagogue and a rogue who nonetheless deeply understands his constituents.

King Of Paris

By: Guy Endore

"He was one of those men who lead 10 lives while the rest of us live one." That's how the author begins this biographical novel about Alexandre Dumas.

The Bible As History

By: Werner Keller

This groundbreaking work that sheds light on the historical foundations of the bestselling book of all time—the Bible—is now back in print.Have


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