Thursday 31 July 1958
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Wallace Kurth and Bill Berry.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Patricia by Perez Prado and His Orchestra.
In UK All I Have To Do Is Dream / Claudette by The Everly Brothers was in the top 5 hits.
The Fly, directed by Kurt Neumann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958
while North From Rome by Helen MacInnes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Frontier Justice.
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Which were the important events of 31 July 1958 ?
- St. John Columbini
- Republic of the Congo - Upswing of the Revolution
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Saint Ignatius of Loyola (founder of the Jesuits)
- St. Conrode (son of Leo and Kurt / El Gauchito Gil's former wife)
- St. Helen of Skofde
- La Hae Hawai?i - Hawaiian Flag Day
- Wallace Kurth: Actor (Days of Our Lives, Ned / Ed- General Hospital).
- Bill Berry: American musician and long-time drummer for R.E.
- Ingrid Sell: American astrologer and host of the website, "Chiron: Transpersonal Astrology.
- Mark Cuban: Entrepreneur.
- Wally Kurth: American actor and singer.
- Anti-Chinese uprising in Tibet
- Tibetan resistance movement against rule by China receives support from the United States Central Intelligence Agency.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1958 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Perez Prado and His Orchestra - Patricia
- Ricky Nelson - Poor Little Fool
- Elvis Presley - Hard Headed Woman
- Bobby Darin - Splish Splash
- The Coasters - Yakety Yak
- Duane Eddy - Rebel-'Rouser
- Kalin Twins - When
- Sheb Wooley - The Purple People Eater
- Jody Reynolds - Endless Sleep
- The Elegants - Little Star
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