Tuesday 22 November 1960
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Stéphane Freiss and Leos Carax.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Stay by Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs.
In UK It's Now Or Never by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits.
Big Deal on Madonna Street, directed by Mario Monicelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960
while The Last Of The Just by Andre Schwarz-Bart was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Winston Churchill: The Valiant Years.
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- R.C. Saints - Feast of Saint Cecilia
- Also see November 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Lebanon - Independence Day (from France, 1943)
- Family Day begins in 2005
- Astrology: usually the first day of sun sign Sagittarius
- Stéphane Freiss: French film and theatre actor, known as being the French double ("clone") of British actor Hugh Laurie.
- Leos Carax: French film director, critic, and writer.
- Bruce Payne
- Christopher Ciccone
- Victoria Paris: American porn actress.
- Eg White: Rocker (Brother Beyond-Can You Keep a Secret).
- Tommy Masters: Framingham, Massachusetts -- Nike golfer (1994 NIKE Carolina-50th).
- Jim Bob: English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Carter USM).
- French National Meeting decide to build own nuclear weapons
- The United Nations supports the government of Joseph Kasavubu and Joseph Mobutu in the Republic of the Congo.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1960 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs - Stay
- Elvis Presley - Are You Lonesome To-Night?
- Johnny Tillotson - Poetry In Motion
- Floyd Cramer - Last Date
- Ray Charles - Georgia On My Mind
- Hank Ballard and the Midnighters - Let's Go, Let's Go, Let's Go
- Kathy Young - A Thousand Stars
- U.S. Bonds - New Orleans
- Joe Jones - You Talk Too Much
- The Drifters - Save The Last Dance For Me
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