Tuesday 24 November 1959
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on November 24, 1959). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Akio Otsuka and Eduardo Risso.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Mack The Knife by Bobby Darin.
In UK Travellin' Light by Cliff Richard & The Shadows was in the top 5 hits.
Li'l Abner, directed by Melvin Frank, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959
while The Years With Ross by James Thurber 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 24 November 1959
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Which were the important events of 24 November 1959 ?
- Roman festivals - in the Byzantine empire the Brumalia (a wine festival) were celebrated from this day until the winter solstice
- R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew Dung-Lac and other Vietnamese martyrs
- Also see November 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Feast Day of St. Colman - Cobh, Ireland
- Teacher's Day in Turkey
- Akio Otsuka
- Maxwell Caulfield: Actor.
- Eduardo Risso: Artist.
- Chris Bell: Politician.
- Robert Juttner: German footballer.
- Todd Brooker: Canadian skier and sportscaster.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1959 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bobby Darin - Mack The Knife
- The Fleetwoods - Mr. Blue
- Della Reese - Don't You Know
- Guy Mitchell - Heartaches By The Number
- Paul Anka - Put Your Head On My Shoulder
- Brook Benton - So Many Ways
- Wink Martindale - Deck Of Cards
- Ernie Fields - In The Mood
- Jerry Wallace - Primrose Lane
- Bobby Rydell - We Got Love
Top #10 R&B songs
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?