Tuesday 19 November 1957
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ofra Haza and Eek-A-Mouse .
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 New Class by Milovan Djilas was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Silver Sword.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 November 1957 ?
- Ofra Haza: Israeli singer-songwriter and actress (d. 2000).
- Joel Goldsmith
- Sharon Farrah: Women's Professional Basketball League guard (New York Stars).
- Otis J Anderson NFL running back (New York Giants: 1990 Superbowl Most Valuable Player).
- Tom Virtue: American actor.
- George Leary: Newmarket, Ontario -- Trap shooter (Olympics).
- Kathy Sanborn: Women's Professional Basketball League guard (New York Stars).
- Antonin Novotny appointed President of Czechoslovakia
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1957 ?
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