Eleven Months Today – 56 Years Ago

Today is the 11th month of my blog!  My anniversary post is something different than the usual posts I write.

Today is Wednesday, 13 April 2016 and I born in this month of April, 56 years ago.  takemeback.to website has the following –

Wednesday, 13 April 1960

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In that special week of April people in US were listening to The Theme From A Summer Place by Percy Faith. In UK My Old Man’s A Dustman by Lonnie Donegan was in the top 5 hits. The Fugitive Kind, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1960 while Advise And Consent by Allen Drury was one of the best selling books.

Here is some information about what was happening this day 56 years ago –

The movie ‘Please Don’t Eat the Daisies’ starring Doris Day, David Niven, Janis Paige was release 2 weeks earlier.  This later became a TV series in 1965.

Image1

Image Provided by: en.wikipedia.org

The TV series ‘The Three Stooges Show’ starring Hal Fryar, Curley Myers, Larry Vincent.  This syndicated show became one of the popular comedy acts of the early 1960s.

Image2

Image Provided by: en.wikipedia.org

On this day in 1960, The United States launches Transit 1-B, the world’s first satellite navigation system.

Image3

Image Provided by: omgdgt.com

On this day in 1960, the #5 song on the music chart was Bobby Rydell – Wild One

On this day in 1960, France becomes 4th nuclear nation exploding an A-Bomb in Sahara.

Image4

Image Provided by: nuclearweaponarchive.org

On this day in 1960, playing baseball at Candlestick Park, the San Francisco Giants beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6 – 1.

Image5

Image Provided by: http://www.pinterest.com

What do all these interesting events and facts have to do with my blog – nothing, except –

Today is the 11th month of my blog!  My anniversary post is something different than the usual posts I write.

51 thoughts on “Eleven Months Today – 56 Years Ago

  1. I think we are going to spend our 1 year blog-iversaries together next month! Congrats! It was fun going through these re-caps. I love “Please Don’t Eat the Daisies”and it has always cracked me up how my oldest son appreciates slap-stick comedy and the Three Stooges. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s