Thursday 27 February 1958
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jean-Yves Dubois and Jaana Rinne.
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 A Death In The Family by James Agee was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Gekkô kamen.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 27 February 1958 ?
- International Polar Bear Day.
- Saint Antigone
- Saint Leander
- First day of Maslenitsa in Russia (2006)
- Saint Honorine
- Dominican Republic - National Day.
- Bah�'f Faith - Day 2 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
- Roman Empire - Equirria, horse races in honour of the pagan war god Mars were held.
- Saint Gabriel of the Mother of Sorrows
- Jean-Yves Dubois: French film and stage actor.
- Jaana Rinne: Finnish rock music producer and band manager who also wrote about her experiences in the music scene.
- Nancy Spungen: American homicide victim 10/12/1978, by her boyfriend, heavy metal rocker Sid Vicious.
- Naas Botha: South African rugby union footballer.
- Max Crivello: Italian illustrator.
- Maggie Hassan: American lawyer and politician 81st Governor of New Hampshire
- Harry Cohn: CEO (Columbia Pictures), dies of a heart attack.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1958 ?
Top #9 songs in the USA
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?