1958 Top Ten Music Charts

1958’s Biggest Artists and Songs New Artists in the Pop Charts Included: Little Anthony and the Imperials, The Big Bopper, Johnny Otis Show, Link Wray, Dion and the Belmonts, Ritchie Valens “Tom and Jerry” had a top 50 Billboard hit with Hey, Schoolgirl. They did much better for themselves when they used their real names,… Read More

1958 Fun Facts, Trivia and History

1958 History, Trivia and Fun Facts Quick Facts from 1958: World Changing Event: President Dwight Eisenhower signed the National Aeronautics and Space Act, creating NASA. The Top Song was At The Hop by Danny & The Juniors Influential Songs include: Tequila by The Champs, Tom Dooley by The Kingston Trio and Rebel Rouser by Duane Eddy The Movies to Watch include South Pacific,… Read More

1958 Oscars 30th Academy Awards

1958 Oscars 30th Academy Awards Winners Announced: March 26, 1958 Held at: RKO Pantages Theatre, Hollywood, California Hosts: Bob Hope, Rosalind Russell, David Niven,James Stewart, Jack Lemmon, Donald Duck (voice of Clarence Nash, via animation) Eligibility Year: 1957 Watch this video on YouTube This was the first time all five Best Picture nominations were nominated… Read More