Tuesday 23 July 1957
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on July 23, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Detroit (Michigan) and Theo van Gogh (film director).
In that special week of July people in US were listening to (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear by Elvis Presley.
In UK All Shook Up by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits.
The Abominable Snowman, directed by Val Guest, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while Day Of Infamy by Walter Lord was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Richard Diamond, Private Detective.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 23 July 1957
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Which were the important events of 23 July 1957 ?
- Egypt - Revolution Day (1952)
- St. Liborius
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 2 saints: St. Apollinaris
- Rastafari movement - Celebration of the birthday of Haile Selassie
- Roman Empire - Neptunalia held in honor of Neptune
- Libya - Revolution Day
- Papua New Guinea - Remembrance Day
- Theo van Gogh (film director)
- Detroit (Michigan)
- Theo Van Gogh: Dutch filmmaker and newspaper columnist who was fatally shot at 8:30 AM on November 2, 2004 in Amsterdam.
- Jo Brand: Comedian.
- Harry Stefanki: Mento Park, California -- Tennis star.
- Nikos Galis: American basketball player.
- Kate Buffery: British actress and writer.
- Nick Galis: Greek basketball player.
- G Tomasi di Lampedusa: Writer, dies at 61.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1957 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elvis Presley - (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear
- Pat Boone - Love Letters In The Sand
- The Everly Brothers - Bye Bye Love
- Jimmy Dorsey - So Rare
- The Coasters - Searchin'
- Johnny Mathis - It's Not For Me To Say
- Nat King Cole - Send For Me
- Over The Mountain; Across The Sea - Johnnie and Joe
- Patti Page - Old Cape Cod
- Gale Storm - Dark Moon
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