Monday October 11, 1954

US date format: 10/11/1954, UK date format: 11/10/1954

It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 11, 1954). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Danny Sugerman and Vojislav Seselj. In UK Hold My Hand by Don Cornell was in the top 5 hits. Lease of Life, directed by Charles Frend, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954 while The Power Of Positive Thinking by Norman Vincent Peale was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Father Knows Best.
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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Lease of Life

Directed by: Charles Frend

Starring: Robert Donat, Kay Walsh, Adrienne Corri, Denholm Elliott

Der schweigende Engel

Directed by: Harald Reinl

Starring: Christine Kaufmann, Josefin Kipper, Robert Freitag, Siegfried Breuer Jr.

They Were So Young

Directed by: Kurt Neumann

Starring: Scott Brady, Johanna Matz, Raymond Burr, Ingrid Stenn

White Christmas

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, Vera-Ellen

Country: United States of America

Hansel and Gretel

Directed by: John Paul

Starring: Anna Russell, Mildred Dunnock, Frank Rogier, Delbert Anderson


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  • On Your Toes opens at 46th St. Theater NYC for 64 performances

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Father Knows Best

The George Gobel Show

Starring: George Gobel

Country: United States of America

Flash Gordon

Directed by: Mike Hodges

People Are Funny

Directed by: Sam White


Directed by: Daniel Petrie

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?

The Power Of Positive Thinking

By: Norman Vincent Peale

An international bestseller with over five million copies in print, The Power of Positive Thinking has helped men and women around the world to achieve fulfillment in their lives through Dr.

I'Ll Cry Tomorrow

By: Lillian Roth

I'll Cry Tomorrow by Lillian Roth in collaboration with Mike Connolly and Gerold Frank. 1954 hardcover published by Frederick Fell, Inc.,

The Healing Oath

By: Andre Soubiran


The Song Of Ruth

By: Frank G. Slaughter

The song of Ruth;: The Bible's most beautiful heroine-the Old Testament's most memorable love story (Permabooks)

Call To Greatness

By: Adlai E. Stevenson

a challenge to greatness by a great man

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