Saturday September 11, 1954
US date format: 9/11/1954, UK date format: 11/9/1954
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 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 Reed Birney in Alexandria and Clark Johnson.
In UK Three Coins In The Fountain by Frank Sinatra was in the top 5 hits.
Suddenly, directed by Lewis Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954
while The Reason Why by Cecil Woodham-Smith was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Lassie.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 11, 1954?
- 20.4 cm rainfall at Brunswick, Maine (state record)
- KXJB TV channel 4 in Valley City (Fargo) (NBC) begins broadcasting
- Lee Meriwether (California), 19, crowned 27th Miss America 1955 (1st on TV)
- First Miss America TV broadcast.
- See more
- Licinio Refice: Composer, dies at 69.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 11, 1954?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 11If September 11, 1954 is your birthday you're 65 years, 11 months, 3 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 28 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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