Wednesday 20 November 1957
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 20, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jean-Yves Esquerre and Goodluck Jonathan.
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.
Sayonara, directed by Joshua Logan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while On The Beach by Nevil Shute was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Real McCoys.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 20 November 1957
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Which were the important events of 20 November 1957 ?
- Church of England - Edmund the Martyr
- Brazil - Zumbi Day (since 1978)
- United Kingdom - wedding day of Queen Elizabeth II (1947), official flag day
- Mexico - Anniversary of the Revolution (1910)
- UNICEF - Universal Children's Day
- Vietnam - Teacher's Day (Ngay nha gi�o Vi?t Nam)
- Transgender Day of Remembrance (since 1999) 
- Jean-Yves Esquerre
- Goodluck Jonathan: World Leader.
- Stefan Bellof: German race car driver (d. 1985).
- Ofra Haza: Musician.
- John Eriksen: Danish footballer (d. 2002).
- Mike Craven: English footballer.
- Thomas Junta: American homicide: during an altercation at his kid's hockey practice, Junta allegedly beat Michael Costin to death on 7/05/2000, Reading, MA.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1957 ?
Top #11 songs in the USA
- Elvis Presley - Jailhouse Rock
- The Everly Brothers - Wake Up Little Susie
- Sam Cooke - You Send Me
- The Rays - Silhouettes
- Ricky Nelson - Be-Bop Baby
- Thurston Harris - Little Bitty Pretty One
- Johnny Mathis - Chances Are
- Bobby Helms - My Special Angel
- Pat Boone - April Love
- Jimmie Rodgers - Honeycomb
- Debbie Reynolds - Tammy
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?