Friday 2 April 1954
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ron Palillo in Cheshire and Gregory Abbott.
In UK I See The Moon by The Stargazers was in the top 5 hits.
La Ronde, directed by Max Ophls, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954
while Not As A Stranger by Morton Thompson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Lone Wolf.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 April 1954 ?
- JP and Trang in Valleyfair
- Saint Franciscus of Paola (+1507)
- Blessed Arnold of Leuven
- International Children's Book Day
- Saint Genoveva of Brabant (+1760)
- Malvinas Day in Argentina.
- Sizdah be dar in Iran
- Ron Palillo in Cheshire: Connecticut, USA; actor (Arnold Horshack - Welcome Back Kotter).
- Gregory Abbott: American singer-songwriter and producer.
- Susumu Hirasawa: Japanese singer-songwriter (P-Model).
- Donald Petrie: American actor and director.
- Plans to build Disneyland 1st announced [see Jan 26]
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1954 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Tony Martin - Here
- A Girl A Girl (Zoom-Ba Di Alli Nella) - Eddie Fisher
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