Monday 13 July 1953
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
In UK I Believe by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits.
The Band Wagon, directed by Vincente Minnelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953
while The Dark Angel by Mika Waltari was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Have a look at the old newspapers from 13 July 1953 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Billy Bean and His Funny Machine
Which were the important events of 13 July 1953 ?
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday, 3rd day
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of K�lim�t (Words) - First day of the seventh month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Bon Festival - Buddhist festival to honor the dead (East Japan)
- Kiribati - Independence Day, 2nd day (not a holiday)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1953 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in July 1953?
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Walter Ulbricht -- July 13, 1953
- Life: Conquest of Everest
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Distinguished historian and past master of fiction, Thomas B. Costain has turned his prodigious talent to biblical times to weave an exciting and inspirational story about the Cup used by Christ at the Last Supper with His Disciples.
Part of the Penguin Orange Collection, a limited-run series of twelve influential and beloved American classics in a bold series design offering a modern take on the iconic Penguin paperbackFor the seventieth anniversary of Penguin Classics, the Penguin Orange Collection ...
This was the first of Frances Parkinson Keyes novels that I ever read. I was entranced with the Southern locale and the people depicted in the novel.
The Novel that Inspired the Now-Classic Film The Caine Mutiny and the Hit Broadway Play The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial Herman Wouk's boldly dramatic, brilliantly entertaining novel of life-and mutiny-on a Navy warship in the Pacific theater was immediately embraced, upon ...
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