Saturday 22 August 1953
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
In UK I Believe by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits.
Roman Holiday, directed by William Wyler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953
while The High And The Mighty by Ernest K. Gann 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 22 August 1953 ?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
- Paul Ellering: American weightlifter wrestler and manager.
- Jim Tabor: American baseball player (Born 1916).
- France closes jail on Devil Island
- John Norman Lewis contends players have no desire to form a union
- Shah of Persia returns to Teheran
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