Wednesday 21 January 1953
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Fausto Bara and Paul Allen.
In UK You Belong To Me by Jo Stafford was in the top 5 hits.
Niagara, directed by Henry Hathaway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953
while The Sea Around Us by Rachel Carson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Your Favorite Story.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 January 1953 ?
- National Hugging Day
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
- Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
- UN Arms Day
- Fausto Bara: Mexico -- Actor (Gaucho-Renegades).
- Paul Allen: American entrepreneur, co-founder of Microsoft.
- Glenn Kaiser: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Resurrection Band).
- John Foster Dulles appointed as US Secretary of State.
- George Humphrey takes office as Treasury Secretary.
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