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 FLASHBACK 1958

Fury over rock star's bride

*Revolutionary new method of travel - the hovercraft - unveiled by inventor Christopher Cockerell.
*Hysteria in Britain over rock singer Jerry lee Lewis who arrived with his 13 year-old cousin who was his third wife. He abandoned 34 of 37 concerts.
*Elvis joined the US army.
*First London parking tickets issued.
*Actress Sharon Stone born a diabetic.
*Fan stabbed in riot at Buddy Holy concert in Boston Arena. Venue cancelled all future concerts.
*Seven Manchester United footballers killed in a plane crash at Munich.
*Yves St Laurent held his first fashion show at the age of 22.

Written by The Editor - 01/01/2002 15:41:39

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