Wednesday 15 December 1954
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Alex Cox and Justin Ross in Brooklyn.
In UK Let's Have Another Party by Winifred Atwell was in the top 5 hits.
There's No Business Like Show Business, directed by Walter Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954
while Love Is Eternal by Irving Stone was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Die Galerie der großen Detektive.
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Which were the important events of 15 December 1954 ?
- Alex Cox: Director (Repo Man).
- Justin Ross in Brooklyn: New York, USA; actor (Sinatra, Chorus Line, Fan, Quick Change).
- Felicity LaFortune in Oak Park: Illinois, USA; actress (Ryan's Hope).
- Oliver Heald: English lawyer and politician Solicitor General for England and Wales.
- Mark Warner: American politician, United States Senator from Virginia and 69th Governor of Virginia.
- Netherlands Antilles becomes co-equal part of Kingdom of the Netherlands
- Fordham University scraps football team for financial reasons.
- The Charter for the Kingdom of the Netherlands is signed.
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