Tuesday 20 September 1960
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 20, 1960). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include James A Pawelczyk and Alice Regina Brown.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to The Twist by Chubby Checker.
In UK Apache by The Shadows was in the top 5 hits.
Sunrise at Campobello, directed by Vincent J. Donehue, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960
while The Night They Burned The Mountain by Thomas A. Dooley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Our House.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 20 September 1960
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Which were the important events of 20 September 1960 ?
- Alice Regina Brown: Jackson, Mississippi -- 4X100 runner (1984, 88 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- James A Pawelczyk: Buffalo, New York -- PhD / Astronaut (sk STS 90).
- Lee Hall: English playwright and screenwriter.
- Dave Hemingway: English singer-songwriter and drummer (The Beautiful South and The Housemartins).
- Deborah Roberts: American journalist and TV reporter.
- UN General Assembly admit 13 African countries and Cyprus (96 nations)
- WFSU TV channel 11 in Tallahassee, Florida (PBS) begins broadcasting
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1960 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Brook Benton - Kiddio
- Chubby Checker - The Twist
- Sam Cooke - Chain Gang
- Ike & Tina Turner - A Fool In Love
- Hank Ballard And The Midnighters - Finger Poppin' Time
- Sugar Pie DeSanto - I Want To Know
- Clyde McPhatter - Ta Ta
- Jackie Wilson - A Woman, A Lover, A Friend
- Etta James - If I Can't Have You
- Hank Ballard And The Midnighters - The Twist
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?