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Friday, 9 April 1954

1954-04-09

It was Friday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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La Ronde

La Ronde

Directed by: Max Ophls

Starring: Anton Walbrook, Simone Signoret, Serge Reggiani

Country: United States

Beat the Devil

Beat the Devil

Directed by: John Huston

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Jennifer Jones, Gina Lollobrigida

Country: United States

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Creature from the Black Lagoon

Creature from the Black Lagoon

Directed by: Jack Arnold

Starring: Richard Carlson, Julie Adams, Richard Denning

Country: United States

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The Naked Jungle

The Naked Jungle

Directed by: Byron Haskin

Starring: Charlton Heston, Eleanor Parker, Abraham Sofaer

Country: United States

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The Glenn Miller Story

The Glenn Miller Story

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Starring: James Stewart, June Allyson, Harry Morgan

Country: United States

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TV Series

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The Lone Wolf

The Lone Wolf

Starring: Louis Hayward

Country: United States

Justice

Justice

Starring: William Prince, Gary Merrill

Country: United States

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The Wallace and Ladmo Show

The Wallace and Ladmo Show

Starring: Mike Condello, Cathy Dresbach, Harry Florian, Dan Horn

Country: United States

Public Defender

Public Defender

Written by: Mort R. Lewis, Sam Shayon

Starring: Reed Hadley

Country: United States

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The Betty White Show

The Betty White Show

Starring: James Brown, Frank De Vol, Arthur Duncan, Vincent Price

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of Friday, 09 April 1954 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Waltrudis
  • Saint Casilda
  • Saint Ingofried
  • Saint Hugo of Rouan
  • Day of National Unity- (???????? ?????????? ???), an annual public holiday in Georgia.
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Facts:
  • WECT TV channel 6 in Wilmington, NC (NBC / CBS) begins broadcasting

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Books

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Not as a Stranger by Morton Thompson

Not as a Stranger

By: Morton Thompson

Fictional Novel, Literary Fiction

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Mary Anne by Daphne du Maurier

Mary Anne

By: Daphne du Maurier

The highly anticipated reissue of the du Maurier classics American fans have been waiting for "Daphne du Maurier has no equal." Sunday Telegraph " Likely to rank as the author's best book."

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Love Is Eternal by Irving Stone

Love Is Eternal

By: Irving Stone

1954 Copyright: by Irving Stone- A novel of Mary Todd and Abraham Lincoln.

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The Royal Box by Frances Parkinson Keyes

The Royal Box

By: Frances Parkinson Keyes

1954 Julian Messner hardcover, Frances Parkinson Keyes (Crescent Carnival). A mystery in which an American diplomat is poisoned in the royal box at London's Ellen Terry Theater.

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