Thursday November 21, 1957

US date format: 11/21/1957, UK date format: 21/11/1957

It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 21, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Margaret Spellings 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 The World Of Suzie Wong by Richard Mason was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching 26 Men.
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Sayonara

Directed by: Joshua Logan

Starring: Marlon Brando, Ricardo Montalban, Patricia Owens, James Garner

Country: United States of America

Plunder Road

Directed by: Hubert Cornfield

Starring: Gene Raymond, Jeanne Cooper, Wayne Morris, Elisha Cook Jr.

April Love

Directed by: Henry Levin

Starring: Pat Boone, Shirley Jones, Dolores Michaels, Arthur O'Connell

Stopover Tokyo

Directed by: Richard L. Breen

Starring: Robert Wagner, Joan Collins, Edmond O'Brien, Ken Scott

The One That Got Away

Directed by: Roy Ward Baker

Starring: Hardy Krüger, Colin Gordon, Michael Goodliffe, Terence Alexander

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Historical Events

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    Holidays

  • Also see November 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • World Hello Day
  • Bangladesh - Armed Forces Day in Bangladesh
  • R.C. Saints - Presentation of Mary
  • See more

TV Series

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

26 Men

Directed by: Joseph Kane

Starring: Tristram Coffin, Kelo Henderson

Country: United States of America

Trackdown

Directed by: Richard T. Heffron

Starring: Robert Culp

Country: United States of America

The Real McCoys

Written by: Irving Pincus

Directed by: Richard Crenna

Starring: Walter Brennan, Richard Crenna, Kathleen Nolan, Tony Martinez

Country: United States of America

Maverick

Written by: Roy Huggins

Directed by: Richard Donner

Starring: Jack Kelly, James Garner

Country: United States of America

The Californians

Directed by: Jonathan Parker

Magazine Covers

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Books

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

The World Of Suzie Wong

By: Richard Mason

Penguin Books reintroduces the timeless story of the love affair between a British artist and a Chinese prostitute.Robert is t he only resident of the Nam Kok hotel not renting

The Dog Who Wouldn'T Be

By: Farley Mowat

Farely Mowat's best loved book tells the splendidly entertaining story of his boyhood on the Canadian prairies. Mutt's pedigree was uncertain, but his madness was indisputable. He

No Down Payment

By: John McPartland

The marital difficulties of four couples living in a southern California housing development become intertwined. Among the unhappy couples are ne'er-do-well Jerry Flagg and his long-suffering wife Isabelle, flirtatious Leola Boone

Nuclear Weapons And Foreign Policy

By: Henry A. Kissinger

Henry Alfred Kissinger is a German-born American writer, political scientist, diplomat, and businessman. A recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, he served as National Security Advisor and later concurrently as Secretary of State in the administrations of Presidents Richard Nixon …

The New Class

By: Milovan Djilas

This is a book on Communism by a man who used to be one of its heroes. One of the greatest political documents of our time--perhaps the most important in its force and effectiveness--this explosive indictment may be regarded as …


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