Tuesday 11 August 1953
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sanford Jensen in South Haven and Hulk Hogan [Terry Bollea] in Georgia.
In UK I Believe by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits.
The Cruel Sea, directed by Charles Frend, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953
while The Silent World by Jacques Yves Cousteau and Frederic Dumas was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Quatermass Experiment.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 August 1953 ?
- Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
- Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
- Taiwan - Valentine's Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
- St. Chromatius
- St. Equitius
- St. Gery/Gaugericus
- St. Susanna
- Sanford Jensen in South Haven: Michigan, USA; actor (Foley Square).
- Hulk Hogan [Terry Bollea] in Georgia: USA; WWF heavyweight champion (1984-89).
- Amy Holland: American Pop Rock singer.
- Hulk Hogan: Wrestler.
- Wijda Mazereeuw: Dutch swimmer.
- Cory Quirino: Filipino television host and author
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