Friday 29 November 1957
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jennifer Batten and Janet Napolitano.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Jailhouse Rock by Elvis Presley.
In UK That'll Be The Day by The Crickets was in the top 5 hits.
Sayonara, directed by Joshua Logan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957
while Below The Salt by Thomas B. Costain was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Les aventures de Tintin.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- former Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia - Republic Day
- International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
- Israel - Kaftet be-November (commemoration of the U.N. decision in 1947 to partition Palestine)
- Albania - Liberation Day (Dita e �lirimit)
- Brendan of Birr or Brendan the Younger
- Saint Cuthbert Mayne, martyr
- Feast days of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Saturnin
- Denis of the Nativity and Redemptus of the Cross
- Jennifer Batten: American guitarist songwriter and producer.
- Janet Napolitano: American lawyer academic and politician 3rd United States Secretary of Homeland Security.
- Matthew Rubel: CEO of Collective Brands Licensing.
- Mario Salieri: Italian director producer and screenwriter.
- Erich Wolfgang Korngold: Austria / US Composer (Kathrin), dies at 60.
- New York Mayor Robert Wagner forms a committee to replace Dodgers and Giants
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