Wednesday February 25, 1959

US date format: 2/25/1959, UK date format: 25/2/1959

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces (see zodiac on February 25, 1959). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative), Pope John XXIII was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Francis Heaulme and Mike Peters (musician). In that special week of February people in US were listening to by . In UK by was in the top 5 hits. The 39 Steps, directed by Ralph Thomas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959 while The Proud Possessors by Aline B. Saarinen was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Border Patrol.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Blessed Romeo
  • Kuwait's national day.
  • People Power Day, special holiday in the Philippines.
  • Saint Klaudian
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Movies

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Room at the Top

Room at the Top

Directed by: Jack Clayton

Starring: Laurence Harvey, Simone Signoret, Heather Sears, Donald Wolfit

Country: United States of America

Sleeping Beauty

Sleeping Beauty

Directed by: Clyde Geronimi

Starring: Mary Costa, Bill Shirley, Eleanor Audley, Verna Felton

Country: United States of America

Ride Lonesome

Ride Lonesome

Directed by: Budd Boetticher

Starring: Randolph Scott, Karen Steele, Pernell Roberts, James Best

No Name on the Bullet

No Name on the Bullet

Directed by: Jack Arnold

Starring: Audie Murphy, Charles Drake, Joan Evans, Virginia Grey

The Journey

The Journey

Directed by: Anatole Litvak

Starring: Deborah Kerr, Yul Brynner, Jason Robards, Robert Morley

Country: United States of America

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The Third Man

The Third Man

Starring: Michael Rennie, Jonathan Harris

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Border Patrol

Border Patrol

Directed by: Steven Rosenbaum

As Far as My Feet Will Carry Me

As Far as My Feet Will Carry Me

Directed by: Hardy Martins

Championship Bridge with Charles Goren

Championship Bridge with Charles Goren

Starring: Charles Goren, Alex Dreier

Country: United States of America

The Scarf

The Scarf

Days to next February 25

If February 25, 1959 is your birthday you're 61 years, 9 months, 9 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 21 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Proud Possessors by Aline B. Saarinen

The Proud Possessors

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The Proud Possessors: The lives, times and tastes of some adventurous [Hardcover] [Jan 01, 1958] SAARINEN,Aline B. ...

The Coming Of The New Deal by Arthur Meier Schlesinger Jr.

The Coming Of The New Deal

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Volume Two in Schlesinger's Age of Roosevelt series, this book describes Roosevelt's first tumultuous years in the White House.

Nine Coaches Waiting by Mary Stewart

Nine Coaches Waiting

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A governess in a French château encounters an apparent plot against her young charge's life in this unforgettably haunting and beautifully written suspense novel.

The Ugly American by William J. Lederer and Eugene Burdick

The Ugly American

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The multi-million-copy bestseller that coined the phrase for tragic American blunders abroad. In the episode that lends the book its title, the "ugly American" is Homer Atkins, a plain and plain-spoken man, who has been sent by the U.S.

From The Terrace by John O'Hara

From The Terrace

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Chronicles the events of Alfred Eaton's life against his successful career in MacHardie and Company and the Department of the Navy

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 25, 1959?

On February 25, 1959 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is February 25, 1959?

On February 25, 1959 the zodiac sign was Pisces.

Who was the US President on February 25, 1959?

On February 25, 1959 the US President was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 25, 1959?

On February 25, 1959 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 25, 1959?

On February 25, 1959 Pope John XXIII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on February 25, 1959?

On February 25, 1959 several famous people were born including, Francis Heaulme, Mike Peters (musician), Carl Marotte.

What was the number one song in February 25, 1959?

The number one song in the week of February 25, 1959 was Stagger Lee by Lloyd Price in US and As I Love You by Shirley Bassey in UK.

What were the top hits on February 25, 1959?

The top hits on February 25, 1959 were Stagger Lee by Lloyd Price, Donna by Ritchie Valens, 16 Candles by The Crests in US and As I Love You by Shirley Bassey, One Night / I Got Stung by Elvis Presley, Smoke Gets In Your Eyes by The Platters in UK.


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