What the sky looked like on August 16, 1953
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 8/16/1953, UK date format: 16/8/1953
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 16, 1953). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kathie Lee Gifford and Kenneth Waters.
In UK I Believe by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits.
I Vitelloni, directed by Federico Fellini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953
while This I Believe by Edward R. Murrow was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Broken Horseshoe.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 16, 1953?
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 16, 1953?
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