Sunday 19 July 1953
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Howard Schultz .
In UK I Believe by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits.
The Band Wagon, directed by Vincente Minnelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953
while Major Campaign Speeches by Adlai Stevenson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Quatermass Experiment.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 July 1953 ?
- According to sitcom Father Ted, previous events that occurred on July 19 included Galway being liberated by the Indians, Marathon was renamed Snickers and the Ice Age ended.
- St. Symmachus
- St. Machrina
- St. Arsenius
- Catholic - Feasts of St. Vincent de Paul
- Nicaragua - National Liberation Day
- Myanmar - Martyr's Day
- Malaysia - Birthday of Yang di-Pertuan Besar of Ng Sembilan
- Roman festivals - Lucaria
- KIMA TV channel 29 in Yakima, WA (CBS) begins broadcasting
- WAKR (now WAKC) TV channel 23 in Akron, OH (ABC) begins broadcasting
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