Wednesday 29 September 1954
It was Wednesday, 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.
Carmen Jones, directed by Otto Preminger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954
while Mary Anne by Daphne du Maurier 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 September 1954 ?
- Argentina, Inventor's Day - L�szl= J=zsef Bfr='s birthday.
- England, Ireland - One of the four Quarter days in the Irish calendar
- Also see September 29 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Michaelmas - Christian feast of the Archangels St. Michael, St. Gabriel, and St. Raphael
- French Republican Calendar - Amarante (Amaranth) Day, eighth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Uwe Jahn: German footballer and manager.
- Mark Mitchell: Australian actor.
- Mari Wilson: English singer.
- Cindy Morgan [Cichorski] in Chicago: Illinois, USA; actress (Tron).
- Stephen Platt: Editor (New Statesman & Society).
- Barefoot Contessa starring Ava Gardner premieres at the Capitol
- Masquerade Party, TV game Show
- Star is Born starring Judy Garland and James Mason premieres
- Bennekom soccer team forms in Bennekom
- KALB TV channel 5 in Alexandria, LA (NBC / ABC) begins broadcasting
- The convention establishing CERN (the European Organization for Nuclear Research) is signed.
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