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Thursday 20 January 1955

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 20, 1955). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Philippe Charigot and Wyatt Knight. In UK The Finger Of Suspicion by Dickie Valentine With The Stargazers was in the top 5 hits. The Americano, directed by William Castle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955 while Mary Anne by Daphne du Maurier was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Bob Cummings Show.
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What the sky looked like on 20 January 1955

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Movies

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The Americano

Directed by: William Castle

Starring: Glenn Ford, Frank Lovejoy, Cesar Romero, Ursula Thiess

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Black Widow

Directed by: Nunnally Johnson

Starring: Ginger Rogers, Van Heflin, Gene Tierney, George Raft

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Athena

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

Starring: Jane Powell, Debbie Reynolds, Virginia Gibson, Nancy Kilgas

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Drum Beat

Directed by: Delmer Daves

Starring: Alan Ladd, Audrey Dalton, Marisa Pavan, Robert Keith

Country: United States

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Track of the Cat

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Starring: Robert Mitchum, Teresa Wright, Diana Lynn, Tab Hunter

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Bob Cummings Show

Starring: Robert Cummings, Ann B. Davis, Rosemary DeCamp, Dwayne Hickman

Country: United States

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The Eddie Cantor Comedy Theater

Starring: Eddie Cantor

Country: United States

Conrad Nagel Theater

Flax und Krümel

Zehn Minuten mit Adalbert Dickhut

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 January 1955 ?

Holidays:
  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
  • Saint Fabian
  • Euthymus
  • Desiderius
  • Meinrad
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • 1st atomic sub, USS Nautilus, launched at Groton Conn

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 20, 1955 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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Books

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Mary Anne

By: Daphne du Maurier

The highly anticipated reissue of the du Maurier classics American fans have been waiting for "Daphne du Maurier has no equal." Sunday Telegraph " Likely to rank as the author's best book."

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The Fall Of A Titan

By: Igor Gouzenko

Fall Of A Titan, The, by Gouzenko, Igor

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I'Ll Cry Tomorrow

By: Lillian Roth

I'll Cry Tomorrow by Lillian Roth in collaboration with Mike Connolly and Gerold Frank. 1954 hardcover published by Frederick Fell, Inc.,

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The Power Of Positive Thinking

By: Norman Vincent Peale

An international bestseller with over five million copies in print, The Power of Positive Thinking has helped men and women around the world to achieve fulfillment in their lives through Dr.

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