Wednesday 30 November 1960
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Dan Rashovich and Danny Briggs.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Are You Lonesome To-Night? by Elvis Presley.
In UK It's Now Or Never by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits.
Village of the Damned, directed by Wolf Rilla, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960
while The American Heritage Picture History Of The Civil War by Bruce Catton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Winston Churchill: The Valiant Years.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 30 November 1960 ?
- Cities for Life Day; 300 cities around the world declare their opposition to the death penalty
- Official End of the Hurricane Season
- Philippines - Andres Bonifacio Day
- R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew the apostle
- Also see November 30 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Barbados - Independence Day (from Britain, 1966)
- Dan Rashovich: CFL linebacker (Saskatchewan Roughriders).
- Danny Briggs: Abilene, Texas -- Nike golfer (1986 Tallahassee Open-6th).
- Alain Leempoel: Belgian theatre, film and TV actor.
- Gary Lineker: English soccer player (World Cup 1986).
- Rich Fields: American meteorologist and game show announcer.
- Bill Halter: American scholar and politician 14th Lieutenant Governor of Arkansas
- Bob Tewksbury: Concord, New Hampshire -- Pitcher (San Diego Padres)
- French Senate condemns building own nuclear weapons
- Tad Mosels All the Way Home, premieres in New York City
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1960 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elvis Presley - Are You Lonesome To-Night?
- Floyd Cramer - Last Date
- Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs - Stay
- Johnny Tillotson - Poetry In Motion
- Kathy Young - A Thousand Stars
- U.S. Bonds - New Orleans
- Johnny Horton - North To Alaska
- Jackie Wilson - Alone At Last
- Hank Ballard and the Midnighters - Let's Go, Let's Go, Let's Go
- Ray Charles - Georgia On My Mind
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