Monday 15 November 1954
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Aleksander Kwasniewski and Tony Thompson.
In UK My Son My Son by Vera Lynn was in the top 5 hits.
The Last Time I Saw Paris, directed by Richard Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954
while Soldier Of Fortune by Ernest Kellogg Gann was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Howdy Doody.
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- Austria - Saint Leopold's day -- no school in Vienna, Lower Austria and Upper Austria
- USA - America Recycles Day
- Norway - The official skolebr�d-day on Sunnland skole
- Roman festivals - Festival in honor of Feronia (others say 13 November)
- Brazil - Republic Proclamation Day (1889)
- R.C. Saints - Albert the Great
- Palestine - Independence Day (declared 1988)
- Eastern Orthodoxy - Feast of Saint Philip the Apostle and the beginning of Winter Lent; also see November 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Aleksander Kwasniewski: former President of Poland.
- Tony Thompson: American drummer (Chic, Power Station) (Born 1954).
- Beverly D'Angelo in Columbus: Ohio, USA; actress (Vacation, European Vacation).
- Alexander Kwaśniewski: Polish politician and journalist.
- Kevin Bright: American director and producer.
- Aleksander Kwaśniewski: Polish journalist and politician 3rd President of Poland.
- Randy Thomas: American singer-songwriter guitarist and producer (Sweet Comfort Band and Allies).
- Ab Bryant: Rock bassist / vocalist (Chilliwack).
- Lionel Barrymore [Blythe]: Actor (Dr Kildare, Key Largo), dies at 76.
- 1st regularly scheduled commercial flights over North Pole begins
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