Monday 18 April 1955
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Amschel Rothschild and Anne-Marie Palli in Ciboure.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to The Ballad Of Davy Crockett by Bill Hayes.
In UK Give Me Your Word by Tennessee Ernie Ford was in the top 5 hits.
Marty, directed by Delbert Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955
while How To Live 365 Days A Year by John A. Schindler was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Damon Runyon Theater.
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- Saint Galdino (d. 1176)
- Saint Perfecto (d. 850)
- Saint Agia (Aya) (d. 707)
- Saint Timon
- Saint Ursmarus (d. 713)
- Saint Werner (d. 1287)
- Blessed Idesbald van der Gracht (d. 1167), patron saint of fishermen and Flemish nobility
- Saint Eusebius (d. 526)
- Saint Apollonius (d. 185/6)
- Marie de l'Incarnation (1566 ? 1618)
- The Cheat's Cheatday on homestarrunner.com
- Zimbabwe ? Independence Day.
- Saint Emma
- Iran - Army Day
Famous Birthdays:18 April
- Eugen Herrigel: Zen philosopher/scholar, dies in Germany at age 70.
- Ankles Aweigh opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 176 performances
- 1st Bandoeng Conference - Afro-Asian conference opens
- Albert Einstein, German/American physicist (E=MC^2, Theory of Relativity), dies.
- 29 nations meet at Bandung, Indonesia, for the first Asian-African Conference.
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