Sunday 13 September 1953

US date format: 9/13/1953, UK date format: 13/9/1953

It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 13, 1953). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Taryn Power and Iyanla Vanzant. In UK Look At That Girl by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits. The Man Between, directed by Carol Reed, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953 while Kingfishers Catch Fire by Rumer Godden was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Excursion.
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The Man Between

Directed by: Carol Reed

Starring: James Mason, Claire Bloom, Hildegard Knef, Geoffrey Toone

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Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Clark Gable, Grace Kelly, Ava Gardner, Donald Sinden

Country: United States of America

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The Actress

Directed by: George Cukor

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Jean Simmons, Teresa Wright, Anthony Perkins

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A Lion Is in the Streets

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: James Cagney, Barbara Hale, Anne Francis, Warner Anderson

Country: United States of America

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The Robe

Directed by: Henry Koster

Starring: Richard Burton, Jean Simmons, Victor Mature, Michael Rennie

Country: United States of America

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Directed by: Martin Grof

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The Broken Horseshoe

Directed by: Martyn C. Webster

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Marge and Jeff

The Loretta Young Show

Starring: Loretta Young

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

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  • 1999 - Lunar nuclear waste dump explodes, sending the Moon hurtling into deep space in Space: 1999
  • RC Saints - St John Chrysostom
  • Roman festivals - epulum Iovis: banquet of Jupiter, on the ides during the Ludi Romani
  • 2000 - Second Impact in Neon Genesis Evangelion
  • Also see September 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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  • Pitcher Bob Trice is 1st black to play on Philadelphia Athletics
  • Nikita Khrushchev is appointed secretary-general of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.

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Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Eh Cumpari - Julius LaRosa
Top #5 songs in the UK
  1. Guy Mitchell - Look At That Girl
  2. Frankie Laine - I Believe
  3. The Song From The Moulin Rouge - Mantovani
  4. Terry's Theme (From 'Limelight') - Frank Chacksfield
  5. Doris Day & Johnnie Ray - Let's Walk That-A-Way


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

Kingfishers Catch Fire

By: Rumer Godden

A powerful novel about idealism and its consequences set in the Himalayas. Set in Kashmir, this is the story of Sophie, a young and idealistic Englishwoman with two young daughters who

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Horn Of The Hunter

By: Robert Ruark

No other book can give you the feel of Africa like this one can.

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The Deep Six

By: Martin Dibner

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1953, Hardbound, about 8.5 inches tall, 321 pages. Dust jacket art and endpapers illustration by the author.

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The Unconquered

By: Ben Ames Williams

No dust jacket, clean tight copy

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