Sunday 18 September 1955
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jeana Tomasino and Gary Griffin.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to The Yellow Rose Of Texas by Mitch Miller Orchestra & Chorus.
In UK Rose Marie by Slim Whitman was in the top 5 hits.
Killer's Kiss, directed by Stanley Kubrick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955
while Why Johnny Can'T Read by Rudolf Franz Flesch was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Val Parnell's Sunday Night at the London Palladium.
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- Also see September 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Chile - Independence Day (first junta 1810)
- RC Saints - Feast day of St Joseph of Cupertino and Methodius of Olympus
- In ancient Greece, the fifth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries.
- Jeana Tomasino: Milwaukee, Wisconsin -- Playmate (Nov, 1980).
- Gary Griffin: American author of many books on the subject of penis size, including Penis Enlargement, The Horseman's Club, and The Legendary Endowment Project.
- Jeana Keough: Reality Star.
- Paul Butler: English bishop.
- Keith Morris: American singer-songwriter (Black Flag Circle Jerks and Off!).
- Bob Papenbrook: American voice actor (Born 1955)
- Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Mile High Golf Open
- Willie Mays hits record tying 9th HR at Ebbets Field (ties Joe Adcock)
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