Friday 27 March 1953
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
In UK She Wears Red Feathers by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits.
Glen or Glenda, directed by Edward D. Wood Jr., 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 March 1953 ?
- St. Augusta
- Angolan Victory Day.
- World Theatre Day
- St. John of Egypt
- St. Lydia
- Feast day of Rupert of Salzburg in the Roman Catholic Church.
- Jack Stahl: American business executive, CEO of Revlon since February 2002.
- Gary Alexander: American baseball player.
- Dennis Bevington: Canadian businessman and politician.
- George Copos: Romanian businessman and politician.
- Bairbre Dowling: Irish actress.
- Gabriele Gatti: Sanmarinese politician
- Jørn Goldstein: Norwegian ice hockey player
- Gary Griffin: Guamanian-American sailor
- Rick Kirkman: American cartoonist
- Pamela Roylance in Seattle: Washington, USA; actress (Sarah - Little House on the Prairie).
- Edwarda O'Bara: American coma patient (d. 2012)
- Wally Stocker: English guitarist (The Babys and Air Supply)
- Herman Ponsteen: Dutch cyclist
- Ranjit Sinha: Indian police officer
- Narciso Garay: Composer, dies at 76.
- 21 die in a train crash in Conneaut, Ohio, USA.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1953 ?
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