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Tuesday 5 October 1954

1954-10-05

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In UK Hold My Hand by Don Cornell was in the top 5 hits. Carmen Jones, directed by Otto Preminger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954 while Mary Anne by Daphne du Maurier was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Carmen Jones

Directed by: Otto Preminger

Starring: Harry Belafonte, Dorothy Dandridge, Pearl Bailey

Country: United States

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The Barefoot Contessa

Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Ava Gardner, Edmond O'Brien

Country: United States

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A Star Is Born

Directed by: George Cukor

Starring: Judy Garland, James Mason, Jack Carson

Country: United States

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Sabrina

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn, William Holden

Country: United States

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Brigadoon

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Starring: Gene Kelly, Van Johnson, Cyd Charisse

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

The Donald O'Connor Show

Starring: Donald O'Connor, Sidney Miller, Joyce Cunning

Country: United States

December Bride

Written by: Parke Levy

Starring: Spring Byington, Frances Rafferty, Dean Miller, Harry Morgan

Country: United States

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The George Gobel Show

Starring: George Gobel

Country: United States

The Jimmy Durante Show

Starring: Jimmy Durante

Country: United States

The Vise

Starring: Donald Gray, Colin Tapley, Ron Randell

Country: United Kingdom

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Find out your future

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 October 1954 ?

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Facts:
  • Hurricane Hazel hits Eastern US.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1954 ?

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1954?

  • Life: Thai visitor
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Sen. Arthur Watkins -- Oct. 4, 1954
  • Esquire

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Beyond This Place

By: A.J. Cronin

novel of crime and passion

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The High And The Mighty

By: Ernest K. Gann

An aiplane book. one of Ernie Gann's finest, if not the best. It was eventually made into a movie that was nominated for the Oscar and the song won.

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Time And Time Again

By: James Hilton

If you had one chance to change history...Where would you go? What would you do? Who would you kill? In Time and Time Again, international best-selling author Ben Elton takes readers on a thrilling journey through early 20th-Century Europe.It's

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The Lady Of Arlington

By: Harnett T. Kane

the lady of arlington

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