Wednesday 19 May 1954
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Phil Rudd and Rick Cerone in Newark.
In UK Secret Love by Doris Day was in the top 5 hits.
Johnny Guitar, directed by Nicholas Ray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954
while The Song Of Ruth by Frank G. Slaughter was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Vampira Show.
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- National Hug-Your-Cat Day
- NASCAR Day USA.(2006)
- Commemoration of Pontian Greeks Genocide in Greece.
- Commemoration of Atatnrk, Youth and Sports Day in Turkey (1919).
- Theophilus of Corte
- Peter Celestine
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Dunstan
- Phil Rudd: Australian-New Zealand drummer (AC/DC and Buster Brown).
- Rick Cerone in Newark: New Jersey, USA; catcher (New York Yankees/Boston Red Sox/New York Mets/Montreal Expos).
- Harvey Reid: American musician.
- Rick Cerone: American baseball player and sportscaster.
- Nükhet Duru: Turkish singer and actress.
- Hōchū Ōtsuka: Japanese voice actor.
- Postmaster General Summerfield approves US Central Intelligence Agency mail-opening project.
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