Monday 23 February 1953
It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sallie L Baliunas and Marie-Jo Simenon.
In UK Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes by Perry Como & The Ramblers was in the top 5 hits.
The Naked Spur, directed by Anthony Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953
while The Silver Chalice by Thomas B. Costain was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Romper Room and Friends.
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- Saint Milburga
- Roman Empire - Terminalia held in honor of Terminus.
- Russia - Defender of the Fatherland Day (formerly Red Army Day or Day of Soviet Army and Navy).
- Blessed odilia of Mombeek
- Guyana - Mashramani-Republic Day.
- Brunei - National Day.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Polycarp of Smyrna (died 155)
- Saint Lazarus (d.867)
- Sallie L Baliunas: Astrophysicist.
- Marie-Jo Simenon: American actress, the only daughter of Belgian writer Georges Simenon and of his second wife Denyse Ouimet.
- Kenny Bee: Hong Kong singer-songwriter guitarist and actor (The Wynners).
- Satoru Nakajima: Japanese race car driver.
- Walter Wick: American photographer and author.
- Adnan Polat: Turkish businessman
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