What the sky looked like on May 20, 1959
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 5/20/1959, UK date format: 20/5/1959
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 20, 1959). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Daniel Darc and Israel Kamakawiwo'ole.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Kansas City by Wilbert Harrison.
In UK A Fool Such As I / I Need Your Love Tonight by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits.
Face of a Fugitive, directed by Paul Wendkos, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959
while What We Must Know About Communism by Harry and Bonaro Overstreet was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Heidi.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Which were the important events of May 20, 1959?
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 20, 1959?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?