Saturday 10 December 1955
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
In UK Rock Around The Clock by Bill Haley & His Comets was in the top 5 hits.
The Man with the Golden Arm, directed by Otto Preminger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955
while The Man In The Gray Flannel Suit by Sloan Wilson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 10 December 1955 ?
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- The Mighty Mouse Playhouse premieres on television.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1955 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in December 1955?
- Life: Manmade mink fur
- Time: Rev. Theodore Floyd Adams of Richmond's First Baptist Church
- SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7438
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Encompassing a sweep of contemporary society, ranging from the worlds of law and publishing in Manhattan to life in a small Southern city, The View from Pompey's Head tells the story of a young lawyer, Anson Page.
1954 Copyright: by Irving Stone- A novel of Mary Todd and Abraham Lincoln.
No Time for Sergeants is one of the most successful books of all time. First published in 1954, it has been made into a Broadway Play, several Theatrical Productions, a movie and a long running television series, with several spin-offs.
One of Ernest K. Gann's many classics. The story takes place in Hong Kong in the 1950's.
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