It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of Wednesday, 29 December 1954 ?
- The fourth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Thomas Becket (optional memorial)
Famous People born
- Kingdom of the Netherlands, with Netherlands and Netherlands Antilles as autonomous parts, comes into being.
: Trenton, New Jersey -- US soccer coach (1996 Olympics - Gold Medalist)
Roger Voudouris in Sacramento
: California, USA; rock vocalist.
: of Japan (d. 2002)
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1954 ?
What news were making the headlines those days in December 1954 ?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
by Daphne du Maurier
The highly anticipated reissue of the du Maurier classics American fans have been waiting for "Daphne du Maurier has no equal." Sunday Telegraph " Likely to rank as the author's best book."
Love Is Eternal
by Irving Stone
1954 Copyright: by Irving Stone- A novel of Mary Todd and Abraham Lincoln.
Northern Pacific Railway Companys Vista-Domes Exciting new way to see the Northwest (1954)
Western Air Lines Champagne flight Travel treat of the Coast! The Californian (1954)
Lockheed Airplane Navy Fighter (1954)
Tell the world why Wednesday, 29 December 1954 is such a special date for you!