Saturday 3 January 1953
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jean-Marie Le Guen and Angelo Parisi.
In UK Here In My Heart by Al Martino was in the top 5 hits.
My Cousin Rachel, directed by Henry Koster, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953
while East Of Eden by John Steinbeck was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rheingold Theatre.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 3 January 1953 ?
- The tenth night and ninth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- The Festival of Sleep Day
- In astronomy the best date to view the Quadrantids meteor shower.
- Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Pax
- Feast day of St Genevieve
- In astronomy the approximate date of Earth's perihelion.
- Jean-Marie Le Guen: French doctor, public health expert, and member of the National Assembly of France.
- Angelo Parisi: French-Italian athlete, he specialized in judo.
- Justin Fleming: Australian playwright and author.
- Mohammed Hassan: Maldivian educator and politician 5th President of the Maldives.
- Frances Bolton and her son, Oliver from Ohio, become the first mother and son to serve simultaneously in the U.S. Congress.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1953 ?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?