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Thursday 2 April 1953

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Debralee Scott in Elizabeth and Debralee Scott. In UK She Wears Red Feathers by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits. Invaders from Mars, directed by William Cameron Menzies, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953 while The Second Happiest Day by John Phillips was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Eye Witness.
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Private Secretary

Starring: Ann Sothern, Don Porter, Ann Tyrrell

Country: United States

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You Are There

Starring: Walter Cronkite

Country: United States

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The Life of Riley

Starring: William Bendix

Country: United States

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The Ernie Kovacs Show

Starring: Ernie Kovacs

Country: United States

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Terry and the Pirates

Starring: John Baer, William Tracy, Jack Reitzen, Gloria Saunders

Country: United States

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Invaders from Mars

Directed by: William Cameron Menzies

Starring: Helena Carter, Arthur Franz, Jimmy Hunt

Country: United States

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Glen or Glenda

Directed by: Edward D. Wood Jr.

Starring: Edward D. Wood Jr., Bela Lugosi, Lyle Talbot

Country: United States

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Fear and Desire

Directed by: Stanley Kubrick

Starring: Frank Silvera, Paul Mazursky, Kenneth Harp

Country: United States

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The Hitch-Hiker

Directed by: Ida Lupino

Starring: Edmond O'Brien, Frank Lovejoy, William Talman

Country: United States

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I Confess

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Montgomery Clift, Anne Baxter, Karl Malden

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 April 1953 ?

Holidays:
  • JP and Trang in Valleyfair
  • Saint Franciscus of Paola (+1507)
  • Blessed Arnold of Leuven
  • International Children's Book Day
  • Saint Genoveva of Brabant (+1760)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Jean Epstein: French director (Vive la Vie), dies at 56.
  • Hugo Sperrle: German military, an Army pilot during WW I, Senior Officer in the Luftwaffe from 1933 and General Field Marshal in WW II.
Facts:
  • Raab forms his first government in Austria.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 1953?

  • Esquire
  • Life: Coronation fashions
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Rosalind Russell -- Mar. 30, 1953

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Second Happiest Day

By: John Phillips

copyright date uncertain. Blue book with chain design and black spine. with white lettering. Published by Harper.

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A Man Called Peter

By: Catherine Marshall

In the Preface to A Man Called Peter, Catherine Marshall tells of a dream she had after Peter Marshall's death: Peter was working in a rose garden and said playfully, "I

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The White Rabbit

By: Bruce Marshall

It became a bestseller, garnered sterling critical reviews, and inspired a film: this harrowing story of a captured British agent in World War Two, his refusal to crack under horrific torture,

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My Host The World

By: George Santayana

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