Wednesday 30 November 1955
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
In UK Hernando's Hideaway by Johnston Brothers was in the top 5 hits.
El, directed by Luis Buuel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955
while The Man In The Gray Flannel Suit by Sloan Wilson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Cities for Life Day; 300 cities around the world declare their opposition to the death penalty
- Official End of the Hurricane Season
- Philippines - Andres Bonifacio Day
- R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew the apostle
- Also see November 30 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Barbados - Independence Day (from Britain, 1966)
- Andy Gray: Scottish footballer and sportscaster.
- Muricy Ramalho: Brazilian manager and former football player.
- Brad Fabel: Louisville, Kentucky -- Nike golfer (1994 NIKE Gateway Classic).
- Gordon Liu: Chinese actor.
- Kevin Conroy: American actor (Batman in the DC animated universe).
- Billy Idol: English rock musician who first achieved fame in the punk rock era as a member of the band Generation X. He then embarked on a successful solo career, and a series of music videos for songs such as "White Wedding", "Rebel Yell" and "Eyes Without a Face" made him one of the first MTV stars. Idol continues to tour with guitarist Steve Stevens.
- Billy Idol (born William Michael Albert Broad): British musician
- Michael Beschloss: American historian and author
- Richard Burr: American businessman academic and politician
- Pipe Dream opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 245 performances
- Argentine government disbands Peronistic party
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