Friday 17 December 1954
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
In UK Let's Have Another Party by Winifred Atwell was in the top 5 hits.
20000 Leagues Under the Sea, directed by Richard Fleischer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954
while Love Is Eternal by Irving Stone was one of the best selling books.
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- Sergėjus Jovaiša: Lithuanian basketball player.
- 1st fully automated railroad freight yard (Gary, Indiana)
- WEAU TV channel 13 in Eau Claire, WI (NBC) begins broadcasting
- First fully automated railroad freight yard (Gary, Indiana, USA).
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