Wednesday 26 February 1958
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Michel Houellebecq and Susan J Helms in Charlotte.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Get A Job by The Silhouettes.
In UK The Story Of My Life by Michael Holliday was in the top 5 hits.
The Brothers Karamazov, directed by Richard Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958
while Power And Diplomacy by Dean Acheson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Gekkô kamen.
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- Bah�'f Faith - February 26, Day 1 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
- Blessed Edigna
- Saint Mechtild (d. 1154)
- Blessed Leo of Furnes (d. 1163)
- Saint Victor
- Saint Alexander of Alexandria
- Saint Nestor (died 251)
- Liberation Day in Kuwait (1991).
- Nation of Islam - Savior's Day - commemoration of the birthdate of Wallace Fard Muhammad, believed to be Allah in human form, the saviour of the black race.
- Michel Houellebecq: French novelist.
- Susan J Helms in Charlotte: North Carolina, USA; Major US Air Force/astronaut (STS 54, 64, 78).
- Susan J Helms: astronaut.
- Karen Berger: American comic book editor.
- Greg Germann: American actor and director.
- Susan Helms: American general engineer and astronaut
- Tim Kaine: American lawyer and politician 70th Governor of Virginia
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