Monday 31 March 1958
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jay Feenan in Windham and Pat McGlynn in Edinburgh.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Tequila by The Champs.
In UK Magic Moments by Perry Como was in the top 5 hits.
The Long, Hot Summer, directed by Martin Ritt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958
while Anatomy Of A Murder by Robert Traver was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Stahlnetz.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 31 March 1958 ?
- Saint Cornelia
- CTsar Ch�vez Day - official holiday in five states and many cities across the U.S.
- Freedom Day in Malta.
- Saint Amos
- Saint Benjamin
- Blessed Hendrik Werner
- Saint Balbina of Rome
- New Jersey - Thomas Mundy Peterson Day.
- Jay Feenan in Windham: New Hampshire, USA; rower (Olympics-1996).
- Pat McGlynn in Edinburgh: Scotland; rock guitarist (Bay City Rollers).
- Ken Meeker in New York City: New York, USA; actor (Rafe Garretson - One Life to Live).
- Annick Lepetit: French politician, a member of the National Assembly of France.
- Pat McGlynn: Scottish musician, guitarist and band member of Bay City Rollers.
- The Grand Canyon Diorama attraction opens in Disneyland, part of the Santa Fe and Disneyland Railroad. At 306 feet long, it is the world's longest seamless hand-woven canvas.
- USSR suspends nuclear weapons tests, and urges US and Britain to do same.
- US Navy forms atomic submarine division.
- In the Canadian federal election, the Progressive Conservatives, led by John Diefenbaker, win the largest percentage of seats in Canadian history, with 208 seats of 265.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1958 ?
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