Wednesday February 16, 1955

US date format: 2/16/1955, UK date format: 16/2/1955

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 16, 1955). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Margaux Hemingway and Margaux Hemingway. In UK Softly Softly by Ruby Murray was in the top 5 hits. The Devil's General, directed by Helmut Käutner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955 while I'Ll Cry Tomorrow by Lillian Roth was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Passport to Danger.
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Movies

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The Devil's General

The Devil's General

Directed by: Helmut Käutner

Starring: Curd Jürgens, Viktor de Kowa, Karl John, Marianne Koch

Marcelino pan y vino

Marcelino pan y vino

Directed by: Ladislao Vajda

Starring: Rafael Rivelles, Antonio Vico, Juan Calvo, José Marco Davó

The End of the Affair

The End of the Affair

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Starring: Deborah Kerr, Van Johnson, John Mills, Peter Cushing

Three for the Show

Three for the Show

Directed by: H.C. Potter

Starring: Betty Grable, Marge Champion, Gower Champion, Jack Lemmon

The Big Combo

The Big Combo

Directed by: Joseph H. Lewis

Starring: Cornel Wilde, Richard Conte, Jean Wallace, Brian Donlevy

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Juliana
  • Saint Lucilla
  • Remembrance of Lambertus
  • Saint Jeremias
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Events

  • Nearly 100 die in a fire at a home for the elderly in Yokohama, Japan.

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Music charts

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TV Series

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Passport to Danger

Passport to Danger

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Directed by: N/a

Starring: Cesar Romero

Country: United States of America

The Great Gildersleeve

The Great Gildersleeve

Oliver Twist

Oliver Twist

Directed by: Roman Polanski

Benbow and the Angels

Benbow and the Angels

Captain Gallant of the Foreign Legion

Captain Gallant of the Foreign Legion

Magazine Covers

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Books

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I'Ll Cry Tomorrow by Lillian Roth

I'Ll Cry Tomorrow

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I'll Cry Tomorrow by Lillian Roth in collaboration with Mike Connolly and Gerold Frank. 1954 hardcover published by Frederick Fell, Inc.,

The Power Of Positive Thinking by Norman Vincent Peale

The Power Of Positive Thinking

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An international bestseller with over five million copies in print, The Power of Positive Thinking has helped men and women around the world to achieve fulfillment in their lives through Dr.

Soldier Of Fortune by Ernest Kellogg Gann

Soldier Of Fortune

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This book will hold you from first to last with its break-neck pace and heavy adventure. A beautiful and unusual love story contributes vitally to the constantly mounting suspense.

Love Is Eternal by Irving Stone

Love Is Eternal

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A politically-minded young lady and an awkward lawyer marry and eventually become President and First Lady

An Encyclopedia Of Modern American Humor by Bennett Cerf

An Encyclopedia Of Modern American Humor

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An Encyclopedia of Modern American Humor.


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