Saturday July 11, 1953
US date format: 7/11/1953, UK date format: 11/7/1953
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 11, 1953). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Patrick Stefanini and Leon Spinks.
In UK I Believe by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits.
Dangerous Crossing, directed by Joseph M. Newman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953
while How To Play Your Best Golf All The Time by Tommy Armour was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Strictly Personal.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 11, 1953?
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday
- Feast Day of Saint Benedict (founder of the Benedictine Order)
- United States: Free Slurpee at 7-Eleven (most locations do this - get a free 7.11oz Slurpee on 7-11).
- Bonfire night in Northern Ireland, precursor to The_Twelfth
- See more
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 11, 1953?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 11If July 11, 1953 is your birthday you're 67 years, 1 month old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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