Wednesday 4 February 1953
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Svetlana Ulmasova in the USSR and Kitaro .
In UK You Belong To Me by Jo Stafford was in the top 5 hits.
The Naked Spur, directed by Anthony Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953
while The Magic Lantern by Robert Carson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Romper Room and Friends.
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Which were the important events of 4 February 1953 ?
- Saint Veronica, patron saint of photographers
- Ancient Latvia - Biezputras Diena observed.
- Independence Day in Sri Lanka (1948).
- Angolan Anniversary of the Outbreak of Armed Struggle against Portuguese Colonialism.
- Saint Gilbert (d. 1189)
- Saint John Hector de Britto
- Saint Rembert of Torhout
- Svetlana Ulmasova in the USSR: 3000m (world title 1978).
- Kitaro : Asian-American electronic musician and composer who creates "mind-music," with assorted instruments, guitar, drums, tabla and Irish harp.
- Kitarō : Japanese keyboard player composer and producer.
- Alexander Loudon: Dutch diplomat (League of Nations), dies at age 60.
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