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Saturday 12 February 1955

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Bill Laswell and Chet Lemon. In UK Softly Softly by Ruby Murray was in the top 5 hits. The Wages of Fear, directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955 while Love Is Eternal by Irving Stone was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Stage 7.
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Stage 7

Starring: Dan Barton, Gordon Mills, Macdonald Carey, Frank Lovejoy

Country: United States

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TV Reader's Digest

Starring: Gene Raymond, Hugh Reilly

Country: United States

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The Benny Hill Show

Starring: Benny Hill

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Soldiers of Fortune

Starring: John Russell, Chick Chandler

Country: United States

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The Bob Cummings Show

Starring: Robert Cummings, Ann B. Davis, Rosemary DeCamp, Dwayne Hickman

Country: United States

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Wages of Fear

Directed by: Henri-Georges Clouzot

Starring: Yves Montand, Charles Vanel, Peter van Eyck

Country: United States

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The Fast and the Furious

Directed by: John Ireland

Starring: John Ireland, Dorothy Malone, Bruce Carlisle

Country: United States

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The Far Country

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Starring: James Stewart, Ruth Roman, Corinne Calvet

Country: United States

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They Who Dare

Directed by: Lewis Milestone

Starring: Dirk Bogarde, Denholm Elliott, Kay Callard

Country: United States

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Battle Cry

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Van Heflin, Aldo Ray, Mona Freeman

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 February 1955 ?

Holidays:
  • United States - Lincoln's Birthday (traditionally).
  • Saint Alexis of Moscow
  • Saint Benedict of Aniane
  • Red Hand Day
  • Darwin Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Bill Laswell: American bassist and record producer.
  • Chet Lemon: American baseball player.
  • Fraser Heston: American screenwriter, motion picture producer and member of a noted Hollywood family, the only son of Charlton Heston and his wife Lydia.
  • Daniele Masala: Italian track and field champion who was the winner of a Gold Medal for the Pentathlon at the 1984 Olympics held in Los Angeles.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Tom Moore: American cartoonist and member of National Cartoonists Society, known for his work on the.
Facts:
  • President Eisenhower sends 1st US advisors to South Vietnam
  • WTVY TV channel 4 in Dothan, AL (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • US President Dwight Eisenhower sends first US advisors to South Vietnam.
  • Soviets dedicate space center built in Baikonur, Kazachstan.
  • U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower sends the first U.S. advisors to South Vietnam.

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Books

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

Love Is Eternal

By: Irving Stone

"Love is Eternal" was the inscription Abraham Lincoln had engraved on the wedding ring he gave Mary Todd. This book tells Mary's own story, especially her romance with Abraham and her years of marriage which were happier than historians generally ...

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My Brother'S Keeper

By: Marcia Davenport

Gently used hardcover book published by Charles Scribner's Son's 1954. Library of Congress Catalog Card No. 54-6300

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A World Of Love

By: Elizabeth Bowen

In a writing career that spanned the 1920s to the 1960s, Anglo-Irish author Elizabeth Bowen created a rich and nuanced body of work in which she enlarged the comedy of manners

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Pray For A Brave Heart

By: Helen MacInnes

It was 1953, and nothing could shake William Denning's resolve to leave the army and return to the States. Nothing, except one of the largest diamond hauls ever - which, in

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