Monday 29 June 1953
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
In UK I Believe by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits.
Stalag 17, directed by Billy Wilder, 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 29 June 1953 ?
- The Netherlands - Veterans Day.
- Feast of Saints Peter and Paul (also a local holiday in Rome, of which they are patron saints)
- Seychelles - Independence Day.
- Colin Hay: British-Australian lead singer, guitarist and member of the rock group "Men at Work.
- Don Dokken: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Dokken).
- Billy Hinsche: Rocker.
- Rosa Mota: Port marathoner (1988 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Jules van Nuffel: Composer, dies at 70.
- XETV TV channel 6 in Tijuana-San Diego, CA (IND) begins broadcasting
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