Monday 27 May 1957
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on May 27, 1957). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Siouxsie Sioux and Dag Andersen.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to All Shook Up by Elvis Presley.
In UK Butterfly by Andy Williams was in the top 5 hits.
The Prince and the Showgirl, directed by Laurence Olivier, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while The Nun'S Story by Kathryn Hulme was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Leave It to Beaver.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 May 1957 ?
- Mother's Day in Bolivia (Dfa de la Madre)
- Bruno, Bishop of Wnrzburg
- Pope John I
- Saint Julius the Veteran
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Venerable Bede
- Lag Ba'omer in Judaism (2005)
- Children's Day in Nigeria
- Siouxsie Sioux: English singer, songwriter, musician and producer.
- Bruce Furniss: US swimmer (1976 Olympics - 2 Gold Medals).
- Dag Andersen: Norwegian politician Norwegian Minister of Labour.
- Nitin Gadkari: Indian lawyer and politician Indian Minister of Transport.
- Duncan Goodhew: English Olympic swimmer, 1980 gold medalist.
- Toronto's CHUM-AM, (1050 kHz) becomes Canada's first radio station to broadcast only top 40 Rock n' Roll music format.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1957 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elvis Presley - All Shook Up
- The Diamonds - Little Darlin'
- Perry Como - Round And Round
- Pat Boone - Love Letters In The Sand
- School Day (Ring Ring Goes the Bell) - Chuck Berry
- Marty Robbins - A White Sport Coat (And A Pink Carnation)
- Jimmy Dorsey - So Rare
- Ferlin Husky - Gone
- Gale Storm - Dark Moon
- The Dell-Vikings - Come Go With Me
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