Monday 28 September 1959
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Billy Montana and Todd Worrell.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Sleep Walk by Santo and Johnny.
In UK Only Sixteen by Craig Douglas was in the top 5 hits.
while The Elements Of Style by William Strunk Jr. and E.B. White was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Bourbon Street Beat.
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Which were the important events of 28 September 1959 ?
- Feast day of the following RC Saints Leoba
- St. Wenceslas
- French Republican Calendar - Carotte (Carrot) Day, seventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Taiwan - Teacher's Day (Confucius' birthday)
- Czech Republic - Czech Statehood Day
- Also see September 28 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Lorenzo Ruiz
- Billy Montana: Country / Western performer (No Yesterday, Angelia).
- Todd Worrell: Arcadia, California -- Pitcher (LA Dodgers).
- Dantes Tsitsi: Nauruan politician.
- Angela Groothuizen: Dutch singer, composer, actor, stand up comedian, dancer, column writer and for most an inspiring all television personality.
- Gillian McKeith: Scottish nutritionist, television presenter and writer.
- Hennesey, debuts on CBS-TV
- Explorer VI reveals an intense radiation belt around the Earth.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1959 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Santo and Johnny - Sleep Walk
- Bobby Darin - Mack The Knife
- The Browns - The Three Bells
- The Everly Brothers - ('Til) I Kissed You
- Lloyd Price - I'm Gonna Get Married
- Phil Phillips - Sea Of Love
- Paul Anka - Put Your Head On My Shoulder
- Johnny and the Hurricanes - Red River Rock
- Sandy Nelson - Teen Beat
- Sarah Vaughan - Broken-Hearted Melody
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