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Thursday 28 April 1960

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Wally Langdon and Jon Pall Sigmarsson. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Stuck On You by Elvis Presley. In UK My Old Man's A Dustman by Lonnie Donegan was in the top 5 hits. The Rickshaw Man, directed by Hiroshi Inagaki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960 while Advise And Consent by Allen Drury was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching An Age of Kings.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

An Age of Kings

Starring: David Andrews, Patrick Garland, Julian Glover, John Ringham

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Pony Express

Starring: Grant Sullivan, Don Dorrell

Country: United States

Four Feather Falls

Written by: Gerry Anderson, Arthur Provis

Starring: Nicholas Parsons, Kenneth Connor, David Graham, Michael Holliday

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Home Run Derby

Starring: Mark Scott, Art Passarella

Country: United States

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The New Adventures of Pinocchio

Starring: Joan Fowler, Stan Francis, Larry D. Mann, Jack Mather

Country: United States

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Rickshaw Man

Directed by: Hiroshi Inagaki

Starring: Toshir Mifune, Hideko Takamine, Hiroshi Akutagawa

Country: United States

The Fugitive Kind

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Starring: Marlon Brando, Joanne Woodward, Anna Magnani

Country: United States

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The Unforgiven

Directed by: John Huston

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Audrey Hepburn, Audie Murphy

Country: United States

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Please Don't Eat the Daisies

Directed by: Charles Walters

Starring: Doris Day, David Niven, Janis Paige

Country: United States

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The Cranes are Flying

Directed by: Mikhail Kalatozov

Starring: Tatyana Samojlova, Aleksey Batalov, Vasili Merkuryev

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 April 1960 ?

Holidays:
  • Arbor Day - legal state holiday in Nebraska, USA.
  • National Heroes Day - public holiday in Barbados in honor of men and women who played a significant role in the island nation's history, such as Sir Garfield Sobers.
  • Peter Chanel
  • Louis Marie Grignon of Montfort
  • Luchesius
Famous Birthdays:
  • Wally Langdon: bassist (Bob Color).
  • Jon Pall Sigmarsson: Icelandic strength athlete (d. 1993).
  • Marc François: French actor and director, who committed suicide on 12 September 2006 in Paris.
  • Ian Rankin: Scottish crime writer, best known for his Inspector Rebus novels, set in Edinburgh.
  • Walter Zenga: Italian soccer-football player with the Italian national team.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Christine opens at 46th St. Theater NYC for 12 performances
  • WIPM TV channel 3 in Mayaguez, PR (PBS) begins broadcasting

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 1960?

  • Life: Southeast in spring lovers leap
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Lyndon Baines Johnson -- Apr. 25, 1960
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7663

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Dear And Glorious Physician

By: Taylor Caldwell

The world-famous novel about the triumphant story of St. Luke. Man of science, and Gospel writer. Today St. Luke is known as the author of the third Gospel of the New Testament, but two thousand years ago he was Lucanus, ...

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Poor No More

By: Robert Ruark

Stated First Edition in Very Good condition. Former owner taped the inside flaps to the boards, so tape ghosts at the outsides of the boards and tape ghosts on the flys.

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Advise And Consent

By: Allen Drury

Advise And Consent

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The War Lover

By: John Hersey

Vintage paperback

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