Saturday 16 May 1953US date format: 5/16/1953, UK date format: 16/5/1953
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 16, 1953). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Pierce Brosnan and David MacLean.
In UK I Believe by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits.
Stalag 17, directed by Billy Wilder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953
while Postcards From Delaplane by Stanton Delaplane was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Strictly Personal.
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What the sky looked like on 16 May 1953
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Which were the important events of 16 May 1953 ?
- Saint HonorT of Amiens
- Saint Andrew Bobola
- Saint Ubaldus
- Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
- Saint Simon Stock
- Saint John Nepomuk or John Nepomucene (1330 - 1393)
- Saint Brendan the Navigator - also in the Irish Calendar.
- Teacher's Day in Malaysia.
- Pierce Brosnan: Irish actor, extremely handsome with a "nice" look.
- David MacLean
- Richard Page (musician)
- Cleavant Derricks: Actor.
- Richard Page in Los Angeles: California, USA; rocker (Mr Mister).
- Rick Rhoden: pitcher (New York Yankees).
- Mike Oldfield: Musician.
- David Maclean: British minister of state.
- Stephen Woolman: Lord Woolman Scottish judge and academic.
- Kitanoumi Toshimitsu: Japanese sumo wrestler the 55th Yokozuna (d. 2015).
- Jane Ridley: Historian.
- George Brett: Athlete.
- Django Reinhardt: Belgian jazz musician and composer who gained an international reputation for his recordings.
- Phillies Curt Simmons gives up a single, then retires next 27 in a row
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