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Saturday 20 March 1954

1954-03-20

It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In UK I See The Moon by The Stargazers was in the top 5 hits. La Ronde, directed by Max Ophls, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954 while Not As A Stranger by Morton Thompson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

La Ronde

La Ronde

Directed by: Max Ophls

Starring: Anton Walbrook, Simone Signoret, Serge Reggiani

Country: United States

Beat the Devil

Beat the Devil

Directed by: John Huston

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Jennifer Jones, Gina Lollobrigida

Country: United States

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Creature from the Black Lagoon

Creature from the Black Lagoon

Directed by: Jack Arnold

Starring: Richard Carlson, Julie Adams, Richard Denning

Country: United States

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The Naked Jungle

The Naked Jungle

Directed by: Byron Haskin

Starring: Charlton Heston, Eleanor Parker, Abraham Sofaer

Country: United States

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The Glenn Miller Story

The Glenn Miller Story

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Starring: James Stewart, June Allyson, Harry Morgan

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Public Defender

Public Defender

Written by: Mort R. Lewis, Sam Shayon

Starring: Reed Hadley

Country: United States

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The Betty White Show

The Betty White Show

Starring: James Brown, Frank De Vol, Arthur Duncan, Vincent Price

Country: United States

Woman with a Past

Woman with a Past

Starring: Constance Ford, Geraldine Brooks, Felice Camargo, Barbara Myers

Country: United States

Waterfront

Waterfront

Starring: Preston Foster, Douglas Dick

Country: United States

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Stories of the Century

Stories of the Century

Starring: Jim Davis, Mary Castle, Kristine Miller

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 March 1954 ?

Holidays:
  • Feast of St. Cuthbert, patron saint of Northumbria (died 704)
  • Saint Alexandra
  • Saint Herbert (died 687)
  • Canberra Day
  • Meat Out Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • King & I closes at St. James Theater NYC after 1246 performances
  • 1st newspaper vending machine used (Columbia Pennsylvania)
  • First newspaper vending machine used (Columbia, Pennsylvania).
  • The King and I closes at Saint James Theater in New York City after 1246 performances.

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Beyond This Place by A.J. Cronin

Beyond This Place

By: A.J. Cronin

novel of crime and passion

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The High And The Mighty by Ernest K. Gann

The High And The Mighty

By: Ernest K. Gann

An aiplane book. one of Ernie Gann's finest, if not the best. It was eventually made into a movie that was nominated for the Oscar and the song won.

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Time And Time Again by James Hilton

Time And Time Again

By: James Hilton

A british diplomat - charles anderson - deals with the poltical and foreign policy issues of the 20th century in a compelling story. As compelling as Good bye Mr.

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The Lady Of Arlington by Harnett T. Kane

The Lady Of Arlington

By: Harnett T. Kane

the lady of arlington

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