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Thursday 21 January 1954

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 21, 1954). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Idrissa Ouedraogo and Phil Thompson. In UK Oh Mein Papa by Eddie Calvert was in the top 5 hits. Go Man Go, directed by James Wong Howe, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954 while The Spirit Of St. Louis by Charles Lindbergh was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Mask.
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What the sky looked like on 21 January 1954

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Movies

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Go Man Go

Directed by: James Wong Howe

Starring: Dane Clark, Patricia Breslin, Sidney Poitier, Anatol Winogradoff

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The Black Glove

Directed by: Terence Fisher

Starring: Alex Nicol, Eleanor Summerfield, John Salew, Paul Carpenter

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World for Ransom

Directed by: Robert Aldrich

Starring: Dan Duryea, Gene Lockhart, Patric Knowles, Reginald Denny

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Highway Dragnet

Directed by: Nathan Juran

Starring: Richard Conte, Joan Bennett, Wanda Hendrix, Reed Hadley

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Killers from Space

Directed by: W. Lee Wilder

Starring: Peter Graves, James Seay, Steve Pendleton, Frank Gerstle

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TV Series

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

The Mask

Directed by: Chuck Russell

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Confidential File

Directed by: Irvin Kershner

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Friends and Neighbours

Stories of the Century

Starring: Jim Davis, Mary Castle, Kristine Miller

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The Martha Raye Show

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 January 1954 ?

Holidays:
  • National Hugging Day
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
  • Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
  • UN Arms Day
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Facts:
  • 1st gas turbine automobile exhibited (NYC)
  • First gas turbine automobile exhibited (New York City, New York).
  • First atomic submarine, USS Nautilus, launched on Thames River, christened by First Lady Mamie Eisenhower.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 21, 1954 - Geocentric view

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Books

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The Spirit Of St. Louis

By: Charles Lindbergh

Along with most of my fellow fliers, I believed that aviation had a brilliant future. Now we live, today, in our dreams of yesterday; and, living in those dreams, we dream

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Too Late The Phalarope

By: Alan Paton

TOO LATE THE PHALAROPE is set in South Africa, as well as its predecessor, CRY, THE BELOVED COUNTRY. And like that earlier novel, TOO LATE THE PHALAROPE uses the lives of

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The High And The Mighty

By: Ernest K. Gann

A novel of drama and suspense exposes the innermost thoughts of 20 passengers on an ill-fated flight

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Not as a Stranger

By: Morton Thompson

From the time he is a small child Lucas Marsh cannot think of anything except becoming a doctor. He has a very naive and glorified view of medicine and doctors.

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