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Thursday 30 April 1959

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 30, 1959). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Stephen Harper and Shannon O'Brien. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Come Softly To Me by The Fleetwoods. In UK Side Saddle by Russ Conway was in the top 5 hits. Invisible Invaders, directed by Edward L. Cahn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959 while My Brother Was An Only Child by Jack Douglas was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Lili.
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Movies

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Invisible Invaders

Directed by: Edward L. Cahn

Starring: John Agar, Jean Byron, Philip Tonge, Robert Hutton

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The 400 Blows

Directed by: François Truffaut

Starring: Jean-Pierre Léaud, Albert Rémy, Claire Maurier, Guy Decomble

Country: United States

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The Hound of the Baskervilles

Directed by: Terence Fisher

Starring: Peter Cushing, André Morell, Christopher Lee, Marla Landi

Country: United States

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The World of Apu

Directed by: Satyajit Ray

Starring: Soumitra Chatterjee, Sharmila Tagore, Alok Chakravarty, Swapan Mukherjee

Country: United States

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The Young Land

Directed by: Ted Tetzlaff

Starring: Patrick Wayne, Yvonne Craig, Dennis Hopper, Dan O'Herlihy

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TV Series

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Lili

Directed by: Charles Walters

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Border Patrol

Directed by: Steven Rosenbaum

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As Far as My Feet Will Carry Me

Directed by: Hardy Martins

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Hilda Lessways

Brenda's Time

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Sweden - Birthday of King Carl XVI Gustav, an official flag day.
  • Mexico - Children's Day.
  • The Netherlands - Queen's Day.
  • Saint Pope Pius V
  • LaVeyan Satanism - Walpurgisnacht, or Walpurgis Night, as noted in The Satanic Bible.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Stephen Harper: Canadian politician and Prime Minister of Canada, elected in January 2006.
  • Shannon O'Brien: American politician, state treasurer of Massachusetts and unsuccessful Dem.
  • W Thomas Smith: Jr, American author and columnist.
  • Nina Holtum: Danish writer, author of the thriller, "Ikonen" (The Icon, 2014), chosen as the first released book of the Clausen publishing house.
  • Kamaran Abdalla: Iraq -- Actor (Goede Tijden Selechte Tijden).
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Planetary positions on April 30, 1959 - Geocentric view

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Books

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My Brother Was An Only Child

By: Jack Douglas

Book by Douglas, Jack

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Only In America

By: Harry Lewis Golden

Book by Golden, Harry Lewis

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The Watch That Ends The Night

By: Hugh MacLennan

George and Catherine Stewart share not only the burden of Catherine's heart disease, which could cause her death at any time, but the memory of Jerome Martell, her first husband and

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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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