Saturday 12 September 1953
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Craig Durand and Nan Goldin.
In UK I Believe by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits.
The Robe, directed by Henry Koster, 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.
On TV people were watching The Ray Milland Show.
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- Also see September 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Maryland (United States) - Defenders Day
- Cape Verde - National Day
- Ethiopia - National Revolution Day (1974)
- RC Saints - Holy Name of Mary
- Craig Durand: American homicide.
- Nan Goldin: American photographer.
- Fiona Mactaggart: Scottish educator and politician.
- Carnival in Flanders closes at New Century Theater NYC after 6 performances
- Brooklyn Dodgers, clinch NL pennant earlier than any other team
- Sen John F Kennedy, 36, marries Jacqueline Bouvier, 24
- Nikita Khrushchev is elected first secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union
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