Saturday 21 November 1959
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 21, 1959). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kyle Whittingham and Jim McGovern.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Mr. Blue by The Fleetwoods.
In UK Travellin' Light by Cliff Richard & The Shadows was in the top 5 hits.
Ballad of a Soldier, directed by Grigoriy Chukhray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959
while Groucho And Me by Groucho Marx was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Showtime.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 21 November 1959
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Which were the important events of 21 November 1959 ?
- Also see November 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- World Hello Day
- Bangladesh - Armed Forces Day in Bangladesh
- R.C. Saints - Presentation of Mary
- World Television Day
- Kyle Whittingham
- Sean Young: Actress.
- Jim McGovern: Politician.
- Colin Beashel: Australian star yachter (1996 Olympics).
- Tim Wilkison in Shelby: North Carolina, USA; tennis player (WCT Atlanta finals-1986).
- Sergei Ratnikov: Estonian footballer and manager.
- Max Baer: American actor best known for his role as Jethro Bodine in the television series, "The Beverly Hillbillies.
- Max Baer, American heavyweight boxing champion (1934), dies at age 49.
- Jack Benny (violin) and Richard Nixon (piano) play their famed duet.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1959 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Fleetwoods - Mr. Blue
- Bobby Darin - Mack The Knife
- Della Reese - Don't You Know
- Paul Anka - Put Your Head On My Shoulder
- Guy Mitchell - Heartaches By The Number
- Andy Williams - Lonely Street
- Sandy Nelson - Teen Beat
- Wink Martindale - Deck Of Cards
- Brook Benton - So Many Ways
- Jerry Wallace - Primrose Lane
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?