Saturday August 14, 1954: on this day

August 14, 1954 was the 226th day of the year 1954, under the sign of Leo and the day of the week was Saturday.

Is August 14, 1954 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, the zodiac sign and moon phase on August 14, 1954, who was born and died on August 14, 1954, what holidays and observances are celebrated on August 14, 1954, which were the most popular songs (ex. Cara Mia by David Whitfield (Mantovani & His Orchestra)), movies (e.g. Boot Polish, directed by Prakash Arora), TV series (e.g. Paradise Island) books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about August 14th, 1954 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.

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What day of the week was August 14, 1954?


August 14, 1954 was a Saturday and it was the 226th day of the year 1954 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 14, 1954 can also be written as 8/14/1954 in the US and as 14/8/1954 in UK and Europe.

August 14, 1954 in August 1954 calendar

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August 14, 1954: What happened on that day?


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August 14, 1954: What were the magazines covers that day?

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August 14, 1954: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 14th is Leo.

Leo is the 5th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between July 23rd and August 22nd belong to the Leo sign: discover Leo personality and who should a Leo marry.

Babies born in August are either Leo or Virgo. People born before August 22nd are Leo, while people born from August 23rd have the sign of Virgo.

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August 14, 1954: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 14, 1954 is Horse and the associated element is Wood.

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August 14, 1954: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on August 14, 1954 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 14, 1954 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on August 14, 1954 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 98% full, rising at 07:52 pm and setting at 07:24 am.

The previous full moon was on Jul 16, 1954 while the next full moon would come on Sep 12, 1954.

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Who was born on August 14, 1954?


Famous people born on August 14, 1954:

  • Mark Fidrych

    American athlete.

  • Stanley A. McChrystal

    American general.

  • Lincoln Diaz-Balart

    Politician.

  • Alda Balestra

    Miss italy 1970: italian model.

  • Ivano Miglioli
  • Anatolij Myškin
  • Lucrezia Reichlin
  • Gianroberto Casaleggio
  • Felice Farina
  • Shyqyri Ballgjini
  • Christian Gross
  • Mónica Baltodano
  • Carlos García Camader
  • Debbie Meyer

Whose famous birthday is on August 14th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 14th:

  • Emmanuelle Béart
    Emmanuelle Béart

    French actress who has been in more than 60 films and tv productions since 1972.

  • Mila Kunis
    Mila Kunis

    Mila kunis is a ukrainian-american actress known for her roles in that '70s show and black swan.

  • Halle Berry
    Halle Berry

    American actress who can play both sexy, vulnerable and cute.

  • Steve Martin
    Steve Martin

    American comedian and actor.

  • David Hallyday
    David Hallyday

    French singer, noted family and the son of johnny hallyday, a french rock star.

  • Magic Johnson
    Magic Johnson

    American professional basketball player and noted athlete.

  • Sarah Brightman
    Sarah Brightman

    British singer who was famous for her performance in andrew lloyd webber’s "phantom of the opera" brightman, who was married to webber when...

  • Danielle Steel
    Danielle Steel

    American novelist and currently the fourth most popular author, with more than 800 million copies sold.

  • Susan Saint James
    Susan Saint James

    American actress.

  • Raoul Bova
    Raoul Bova

    Italian actor known for his roles in various films and TV series.

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August 14, 1954: How old are you if you were born on that day?


You are 69 years 6 months old,

or 834 months and 10 days old,

or 3628 weeks

or 25396 days old,

if you were born on August 14, 1954.

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 14, 1954?

There are 172 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday August 14th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 14, 1954?

You belong to the Baby Boomer Generation if you were born on August 14, 1954.

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August 14, 1954: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on August 14, 1954:

  • Hugo Eckener

    German engineer, pioneer in airship development.

  • Nikos Ploumpidis

    Greek politician and educator (d. 1954).

What famous deaths happened on August 14th?

Famous deaths on August 14th:

  • Dorothy Stratten
    Dorothy Stratten

    Canadian model, playboy’s playmate of 1980 and star in three movies.

  • Fyvush Finkel
    Fyvush Finkel

    American actor (b. 1922).

  • Bruno Kirby
    Bruno Kirby

    American actor and director (d. 2006).

  • Phyllis Thaxter
    Phyllis Thaxter

    American actress (d. 2012).

  • Sigrid Gurie
    Sigrid Gurie

    Brooklyn, new york -- actor (algiers, sofia, refugee).

  • Gale Sondergaard
    Gale Sondergaard

    Gale Sondergaard was an Academy Award-winning actress known for her roles in classic films.

  • Camilla Horn
    Camilla Horn

    She was a german actress and dancer on the silent-screen screen.

  • David Farragut

    David farragut was a u.s.

  • Czesław Miłosz

    Polish-born american novelist, essayist, and poet, nobel prize laureate (b. 1911).

  • Elias Canetti

    Bulgarian-swiss novelist, playwright, and memoirist, nobel prize laureate (d. 1994).

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August 14, 1954: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on August 14, 1954:

  • Paraguay - Flag Day
  • St. Maximilian Kolbe
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
  • United States - National Code talkers Day
  • Pakistan - Independence Day
  • RC saints - Maximilian Kolbe (Polish Franciscan priest martyred by Nazis in 1941)
  • Morocco - Allegiance of Oued Eddahab or Rfo de Oro
  • United States - National Creamsicles Day
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August 14, 1954: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on August 14, 1954 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week August 9th and August 15th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


August 14, 1954: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on August 14, 1954 was Cara Mia by David Whitfield (Mantovani & His Orchestra), according to the music chart for the week August 9th and August 15th.

August 14, 1954: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on August 14, 1954 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week August 9th and August 15th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Cara Mia
  2. - What A Dream

August 14, 1954: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on August 14, 1954 was Cara Mia by David Whitfield With Mantovani & His Orchestra, according to the music chart for the week August 9th and August 15th.

August 14, 1954: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on August 14, 1954 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week August 9th and August 15th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Cara Mia
  2. - Little Things Mean A Lot
  3. - Three Coins In The Fountain
  4. - Idle Gossip
  5. - Secret Love

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August 14, 1954: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on August 14, 1954 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Boot Polish

Boot Polish

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Prakash Arora

Starring: Kumari Naaz, Rattan Kumar, David Abraham, Chand Burke

Her Twelve Men

Her Twelve Men

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard

Starring: Greer Garson, Robert Ryan, Barry Sullivan, Richard Haydn

The Beachcomber

The Beachcomber

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Muriel Box

Starring: Glynis Johns, Robert Newton, Donald Sinden, Paul Rogers

Rear Window

Rear Window

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: James Stewart, Grace Kelly, Wendell Corey, Thelma Ritter

Country: United States of America

The Raid

The Raid

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Hugo Fregonese

Starring: Van Heflin, Anne Bancroft, Richard Boone, Lee Marvin

Country: United States of America

August 14, 1954: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on August 14, 1954 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Paradise Island

Paradise Island

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Bert Glennon

Gamble on Love

Gamble on Love

Release year: 1954

The Blue Angel

The Blue Angel

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Josef von Sternberg

A Time to Live

A Time to Live

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Rick Wallace

Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays

Release year: 1954

Directed by: James Ferguson

August 14, 1954: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on August 14, 1954 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

A Time To Love And A Time To Die by Erich Maria Remarque

A Time To Love And A Time To Die

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The classic wartime German author, A Time to Love & a Time to Die is a reminiscence of the harrowing insights in his masterpiece All Quiet on Western Front.

Not as a Stranger by Morton Thompson

Not as a Stranger

By:

Lucas Marsh has been a child since he was a baby and cannot see himself as anything but a doctor. He is a very naive, glorified doctor.

Of Whales And Men by R.B. Robertson

Of Whales And Men

By:

1954 Alfred A. Knopf Edition. Illustrated hardcover book on whaling

Away All Boats by Kenneth Dodson

Away All Boats

By:

This vivid portrayal shows the sailors and officers of the fictional amphibious transport USS Belinda during the Pacific War II.

Never Victorious, Never Defeated by Taylor Caldwell

Never Victorious, Never Defeated

By:

Personal Name: Caldwell Taylor, 1900-1985. Main Title: Never victorious, never defeated. Published/Created by McGraw-Hill, New York [1954] Description: 549 p. 21 cm.

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Who was the US President on August 14, 1954?

On August 14, 1954 the US President was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 14, 1954?

On August 14, 1954 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 14, 1954?

On August 14, 1954 the Pope was Pius XII.

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What is special about August 14th?

August 14th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 14th day of the month of August. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on August 14th, such as:

  • 2018 - Norma azucena rodriguez zamora is kidnapped in hidalgo by gunmen.
  • 2017 - Big ben: london's big ben will be silent for four years starting 21 august as essential repairs are made.
  • 2016 - Yemeni civil war: around 40 al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula fighters are killed by yemeni forces as they fight their way into eastern yemen via saudi-led airstrikes.

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What happened in 1954?

1954 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Ernest Blochs 4th string quartet, premieres
  • Ivan Filin wins Berne marathon
  • WSFA TV channel 12 in Montgomery, AL (NBC) begins broadcasting

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What was the calendar for August 1954?

August 1954 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with August being the 8th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how August 1954 calendar looked like.

Saturday August 14, 1954