Sunday 11 April 1954
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Abdullah Atalar and Aleksandr Averin.
In UK I See The Moon by The Stargazers was in the top 5 hits.
La Ronde, directed by Max Ophls, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954
while Not As A Stranger by Morton Thompson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Lone Wolf.
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- Saint Stanislas
- Juan Santamarfa Day, anniversary of his death in the Battle of Rivas (State holiday in Costa Rica).
- Saint Godeberta
- Saint Gemma of Lucca
- The Feast Day of Martyr Antipas in the Greek Orthodox Church.
- Saint Danidl of Grimbergen
- Abdullah Atalar: Turkish scientist and academic.
- Aleksandr Averin: Aleksandr Averin Azerbaijani cyclist and coach.
- Francis Lickerish: English guitarist and composer (The Enid and Secret Green).
- David Perrett: Scottish psychologist and academic.
- Ian Redmond: Malaysian-English biologist and conservationist.
- Marlene Bauer wins LPGA New Orleans Golf Open.
- This day was denoted as the most boring day in the 20th century by True Knowledge, an answer engine developed by William Tunstall-Pedoe.ref name=quotboringquot
- Aneurin Bevan resigns from the British Labour Party's ampquotshadow cabinetampquot.
- A Soviet spy ring in Australia is unveiled.
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