Sunday July 11, 1954
US date format: 7/11/1954, UK date format: 11/7/1954
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 11, 1954). 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 Paolo Beldì and Benny Defranco.
In UK Cara Mia by David Whitfield With Mantovani & His Orchestra was in the top 5 hits.
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, directed by Stanley Donen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954
while Never Victorious, Never Defeated by Taylor Caldwell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Gamble on Love.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 11, 1954?
- 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
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- First White Citizens Council organizes in Indianola, Mississippi.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 11, 1954?
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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, 1954 is your birthday you're 66 years, 24 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 7 days.
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