Friday December 02, 1955

US date format: 12/2/1955, UK date format: 2/12/1955

It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 2, 1955). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Paul Holmgren and Jim Cuddy. In UK Rock Around The Clock by Bill Haley & His Comets was in the top 5 hits. The Ladykillers, directed by Alexander Mackendrick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955 while The Family Of Man by Edward Steichen was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Snow Queen.
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The Ladykillers

The Ladykillers

Directed by: Alexander Mackendrick

Starring: Alec Guinness, Peter Sellers, Cecil Parker, Herbert Lom

Country: United States of America

The Last Frontier

The Last Frontier

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Starring: Victor Mature, Guy Madison, Robert Preston, James Whitmore

El 7 leguas

El 7 leguas

Directed by: Raúl de Anda

Starring: Luis Aguilar, Yolanda Varela, Linda Cristal, Arturo Martínez

One Way Ticket to Hell

One Way Ticket to Hell

Directed by: Bamlet Lawrence Price Jr.

Starring: Barbara Marks, Kurt Martell, Robert A. Sherry, Bamlet Lawrence Price Jr.

The Crooked Web

The Crooked Web

Directed by: Nathan Juran

Starring: Frank Lovejoy, Mari Blanchard, Richard Denning, John Mylong

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Holidays

  • Laos - National Day
  • United Arab Emirates - National Day (independence from Britain, 1971)
  • R.C. Saints - St Bibiana

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Music charts

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The Snow Queen

The Snow Queen

Directed by: LEV ATAMANOV

Judge Roy Bean

Judge Roy Bean

St. Ives

St. Ives

Penelope

Penelope

Directed by: Mark Palansky

Wanted

Wanted

Directed by: Vitaliy Versace

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Books

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Gift From The Sea by Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Gift From The Sea

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In this inimitable, beloved classic—graceful, lucid and lyrical—Anne Morrow Lindbergh shares her meditations on youth and age; love and marriage; peace, solitude and contentment as she set them down during a

Memoirs by Harry S. Truman

Memoirs

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In this invaluable account, President Truman provides extraordinary insight into events and decisions that have shaped the world we live in.

How To Live 365 Days A Year by John A. Schindler

How To Live 365 Days A Year

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One of the great self-help books of all time, How to Live 365 Days a Year has sold more than 1 million copies and has been translated into 13 languages.

Something Of Value by Robert Ruark

Something Of Value

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Something of Value is a novel based on events that took place in Kenya Colony during the violent Mau Mau insurrection of the 1950s, an uprising that was confined almost exclusively

The Tontine by Thomas B. Costain

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