Sunday 30 August 1953
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
In UK I Believe by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits.
Island in the Sky, directed by William A. Wellman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953
while Beyond This Place by A.J. Cronin 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 30 August 1953 ?
- International Day of the Disappeared
- Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
- Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day
- Ron George: American businessman and politician.
- Lech Majewski: Polish director producer and screenwriter.
- Horace Panter: English bass player (The Specials and General Public).
- Robert Parish: NBA center (Boston Celtics, Charlotte Hornets).
- Dimiter Nenov: Composer, dies at 51.
- Future NYC mayor David Dinkins marries Joyce Burrows in New York City
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