Tuesday 11 October 1955
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Norm Nixon .
In that special week of October people in US were listening to The Yellow Rose Of Texas by Mitch Miller Orchestra & Chorus.
In UK The Man From Laramie by Jimmy Young was in the top 5 hits.
Oklahoma!, directed by Fred Zinnemann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955
while How To Live 365 Days A Year by John A. Schindler was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Grand Ole Opry.
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Which were the important events of 11 October 1955 ?
- Norm Nixon: American basketball player and sportscaster.
- All Peron feast days disposed of in Argentina
- Persia signs Pact of Baghdad
- 70-mm film for projection is introduced with the theatrical release of Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical film, ''Oklahoma!''
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