Saturday 2 April 1955
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Bruno Artuno and Michael Stone.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to The Ballad Of Davy Crockett by Bill Hayes.
In UK Give Me Your Word by Tennessee Ernie Ford was in the top 5 hits.
Revenge of the Creature, directed by Jack Arnold, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955
while The View From Pompey'S Head by Hamilton Basso was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Science Fiction Theatre.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 April 1955 ?
- 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
- Bruno Artuno: French homicide: he killed his victim with the help of the man's wife; 1/06/1985.
- Michael Stone: English-Irish murderer.
- US female Figure Skating championship won by Tenley Albright.
- Pancho Gonzales retains tennis title by winning a tournament playing under table tennis rules.
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