Tuesday 15 November 1955
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Oliver Conant in New York City and Georgie Born.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Autumn Leaves by Roger Williams.
In UK Hernando's Hideaway by Johnston Brothers was in the top 5 hits.
Diabolique, directed by H.G. Clouzot, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955
while The Tontine by Thomas B. Costain was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Adventures of Spin and Marty.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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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)
- Oliver Conant in New York City: New York, USA; actor (Summer of '42).
- Georgie Born: English academic, anthropologist and musician (Henry Cow).
- Henry Corra: American documentarian.
- Buck Adams: American porn actor and director (d. 2008).
- Lloyd Bacon: Director (Fuller Brush Girl, 42nd Street), dies at 65.
- Poland andYugoslavia sign trade agreement
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