Friday 9 October 1953
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
In UK Look At That Girl by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits.
The Big Heat, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953
while Beyond This Place by A.J. Cronin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 9 October 1953 ?
- Sally Burgess: South African-English soprano and educator.
- Jerome Anderson: American athlete, pro basketball for two seasons, from 1975-1977.
- Hank Pfister: Bakersfield, California -- Tennis star.
- Tony Shalhoub: American actor most famous for playing roles of neurotic men on the TV series "Monk" and "Wings.
- Jimmy Finlayson: Scottish-American actor (Born 1887).
- British Premier Winston Churchill aproves Guyanese Constitution
- Conrad Adenauer elected West German chancellor
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1953 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Stan Freberg - St. George and the Dragonet
- Ricochet (Rick-O-Shay) - Teresa Brewer
- The Velvet Glove - Hugo Winterhalter & His Orchestra (Henri Rene - accordion)
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