Thursday 22 October 1953
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Roy Ristie .
In UK Look At That Girl by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits.
The Big Heat, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953
while Beyond This Place by A.J. Cronin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The United States Steel Hour.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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The United States Steel Hour
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Roy Ristie: Suriname -- Neth radio host (Apintie, Kankantrie).
- Laos gains full independence from France.
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- Life: Age of mammals
- Time: School Superintendent
- Life: Bare backs fashion
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First Trade Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with black title box, bright silver lettering on spine. Slight bump to bottom edge of front board and very tiny nick (pinpoint in size) to same board edge.
A masterpiece of Biblical scope, and the magnum opus of one of America’s most enduring authorsIn his journal, Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck called East of Eden "the first book," and indeed it has the primordial power and simplicity of ...
This was the first of Frances Parkinson Keyes novels that I ever read. I was entranced with the Southern locale and the people depicted in the novel.
The Novel that Inspired the Now-Classic Film The Caine Mutiny and the Hit Broadway Play The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial Herman Wouk's boldly dramatic, brilliantly entertaining novel of life-and mutiny-on a Navy warship in the Pacific theater was immediately embraced, upon ...
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