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Friday 14 May 1954

US date format: 5/14/1954, UK date format: 14/5/1954

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 14, 1954). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jean-Marie Teno and Jens Sparschuh. In UK Secret Love by Doris Day was in the top 5 hits. Dial M for Murder, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954 while The High And The Mighty by Ernest K. Gann was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Fast and Loose.
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What the sky looked like on 14 May 1954

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Movies

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Dial M for Murder

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Ray Milland, Grace Kelly, Robert Cummings, John Williams

Country: United States

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Three Coins in the Fountain

Directed by: Jean Negulesco

Starring: Clifton Webb, Dorothy McGuire, Jean Peters, Louis Jourdan

Country: United States

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Monster from the Ocean Floor

Directed by: Wyott Ordung

Starring: Anne Kimbell, Stuart Wade, Dick Pinner, Wyott Ordung

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Johnny Guitar

Directed by: Nicholas Ray

Starring: Joan Crawford, Sterling Hayden, Mercedes McCambridge, Scott Brady

Country: United States

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The Miami Story

Directed by: Fred F. Sears

Starring: Barry Sullivan, Luther Adler, John Baer, Adele Jergens

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TV Series

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

Fast and Loose

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Running Wild

Directed by: Alex Ranarivelo

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That's My Boy

Directed by: Sean Anders

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Art Linkletter and the Kids

Directed by: Maxwell Shane

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The Windmill Family

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 14 May 1954 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Carthach the Younger
  • DubsDay in Dublin Ireland (14th of May in 2006).
  • Mother's Day in various countries (second Sunday of May in 2006).
  • Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut, or Israeli Independence Day. The observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar.
  • Paraguay - Flag Day.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Heinz Guderian: German Commander of the Sixteenth Army Corp and Commander in Chief of all Panzer troops.
Facts:
  • Belgium shortens military conscription from 20 to 18 months.
  • The Boeing 707 is released after about two years of development.

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 14, 1954 - Geocentric view

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Books

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The High And The Mighty

By: Ernest K. Gann

A novel of drama and suspense exposes the innermost thoughts of 20 passengers on an ill-fated flight

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Bless This House

By: Norah Lofts

The beautiful house was built for a pirate rewarded by Good Queen Bess for the plunder that he brought home. But tragedy was born within its walls before Thomas Rowhedge even

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Flying Saucers Have Landed

By: Desmond Leslie and George Adamski

Adamski claimed he met with one Nordic alien, surnamed "Orthon", in 1952 at Desert Center. While friends watched from a distance, Adamski started a conversation of gestures & telepathy.

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The Taft Story

By: William S. White

Taft Story, The, by White, William S.

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