Sunday 10 April 1955
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Cary Middlecoff and Lesley Garrett.
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.
Marty, directed by Delbert Mann, 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 Damon Runyon Theater.
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- Ruth Ellis shoots jilting lover David Blakely
- 19th Golf Masters Championship: Cary Middlecoff wins, shooting a 279.
- 9th NBA Championship: Syracuse Nationals beat Fort Wayne Pistons, 4 games to 3.
- Dr Jonas Salk successfully tests Polio vaccine.
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