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Thursday 23 September 1954

1954-09-23

It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). In UK Three Coins In The Fountain by Frank Sinatra was in the top 5 hits. The Barefoot Contessa, directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954 while Mary Anne by Daphne du Maurier was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Barefoot Contessa

Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Ava Gardner, Edmond O'Brien

Country: United States

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A Star Is Born

Directed by: George Cukor

Starring: Judy Garland, James Mason, Jack Carson

Country: United States

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Sabrina

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn, William Holden

Country: United States

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Brigadoon

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Starring: Gene Kelly, Van Johnson, Cyd Charisse

Country: United States

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Ugetsu

Directed by: Kenji Mizoguchi

Starring: Masayuki Mori, Machiko Ky, Kinuyo Tanaka

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Shower of Stars

Starring: William Lundigan, Jack Benny

Country: United States

Studio 57

Starring: Joel Aldrich

Country: United States

Project XX

Starring: Alexander Scourby

Country: United States

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Medic

Written by: James E. Moser

Starring: Richard Boone

Country: United States

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It's a Great Life

Written by: Dick Chevillat, Ray Singer

Starring: William Bishop, Michael O'Shea, Frances Bavier, James Dunn

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 September 1954 ?

Holidays:
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Adomnan of Iona, Saint Constantius, Saint Thecla.
  • French Republican Calendar - Safran (Saffron) Day, second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Saudi Arabia - National Day (unification 1932)
  • Japanese Autumnal equinox Day (????/Sh?bun no hi)
  • Celebrate Bisexuality Day - September 23rd of every year is designated as Celebrate Bisexuality Day and celebrated by members of the bisexual community and their allies worldwide. Observed annually since 1999.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Cherie Blair: British lawyer and wife of Prime Minister Tony Blair; an employment law specialist, a part-time judge and mother of four children.
  • Charlie Barnett: American actor (d. 1996).
  • George Wolfe: American director of theater.
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Music Charts

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1954?

  • Life: Rain forests
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Clement Attlee -- Sep. 20, 1954
  • Life: Judy Garland

Books

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

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

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

If you had one chance to change history...Where would you go? What would you do? Who would you kill? In Time and Time Again, international best-selling author Ben Elton takes readers on a thrilling journey through early 20th-Century Europe.It's

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The Lady Of Arlington

By: Harnett T. Kane

the lady of arlington

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