Saturday 18 December 1954
It was Saturday, 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.
Vera Cruz, directed by Robert Aldrich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954
while Love Is Eternal by Irving Stone 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 18 December 1954 ?
- Roman festivals - Feast of Epona (during Saturnalia)
- R.C. Saints - Gatianus of Tours
- Also see December 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Niger - Republic Day (autonomous in 1958)
- Greek Orthodox Church ? Feast of Sebastian the Martyr
- John Booth: British racing driver, founder of Manor Motorsport.
- Willi Wülbeck: German runner.
- Patrice Franceschi: French adventurer, writer, documentary filmmaker, sailor and pilot.
- Ray Liotta: American actor seen in "Lethal Weapon" and "Goodfellas.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1954 ?
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