Sunday 20 February 1955
It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
In UK Softly Softly by Ruby Murray was in the top 5 hits.
The Wages of Fear, directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955
while The View From Pompey'S Head by Hamilton Basso was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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The Eddie Cantor Comedy Theater
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Ennio Fantastichini: Italian actor who studied his craft at the Accademia Nazionale di Arte Drammatica Silvio D'Amico.
- Fay Crocker wins LPGA Serbin Golf Open.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1955 ?
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- Life: Mother with children
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Carl Jung -- Feb. 14, 1955
- SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7396
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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