Monday 21 February 1955
It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Emine Erdogan and Jack Fertig.
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.
On TV people were watching Stage 7.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 February 1955 ?
- Saint Pepin of Landen
- Language Martyrs' Day - A day celebrated by Bengali speaking people for gaining right of mother tongue.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Peter Damiani.
- Saint Randoald
- International Mother Language Day (UNESCO).
- Emine Erdogan: Wife of twenty-fifth Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
- Jack Fertig: American humorist, astrologer and political activist.
- Kelsey Grammer: American actor, outstandingly popular as Frazier Crane on the hit TV show, "Cheers.
- Gilles Leguen: French sailor turned jihadist, arrested on 28/29 April 2013 by French troups in northern Mali.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1955 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
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