Saturday 30 May 1953
It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
In UK I Believe by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits.
Julius Caesar, directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, 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..
Have a look at the old newspapers from 30 May 1953 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Ethel and Albert
The Plymouth Playhouse
Which were the important events of 30 May 1953 ?
- Saint Reinhilde
- Peru ? National Potato Day .
- United States ? Memorial Day (originally ? currently last Monday in May).
- Saint Ferdinand III
- Saint Gabinus
- Saint Jeanne d'Arc
- Trinidad and Tobago ? Indian Arrival Day(National Holiday).
See other famous people born on 30 May
George Barnes: American guitarist producer and songwriter (The Three Suns) (d. 1977).
Dooley Wilson: American musician and actor (Born 1886).
- 1st major league network baseball game-Cleveland 7, Chicago 2
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1953 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
Limelight (Terry's Theme) - Frank Chacksfield & His Orchestra
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards
What news were making the headlines those days in May 1953?
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Alcide de Gasperi -- May 25, 1953
- Life: Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Distinguished historian and past master of fiction, Thomas B. Costain has turned his prodigious talent to biblical times to weave an exciting and inspirational story about the Cup used by Christ at the Last Supper with His Disciples.
Part of the Penguin Orange Collection, a limited-run series of twelve influential and beloved American classics in a bold series design offering a modern take on the iconic Penguin paperbackFor the seventieth anniversary of Penguin Classics, the Penguin Orange Collection ...
This was the first of Frances Parkinson Keyes novels that I ever read. I was entranced with the Southern locale and the people depicted in the novel.
The Novel that Inspired the Now-Classic Film The Caine Mutiny and the Hit Broadway Play The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial Herman Wouk's boldly dramatic, brilliantly entertaining novel of life-and mutiny-on a Navy warship in the Pacific theater was immediately embraced, upon ...
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