Tuesday July 21, 1953

US date format: 7/21/1953, UK date format: 21/7/1953

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer (see zodiac on July 21, 1953). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Linda Sexton and Jeff Fatt. In UK I Believe by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits. From Here to Eternity, directed by Fred Zinnemann, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1953 while Kiss Me Again, Stranger by Daphne du Maurier was one of the best selling book.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • St. Zoticus
  • St. Victor of Marseilles
  • St. Barhadbesciabus
  • St. Arbogastus
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Movies

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From Here to Eternity

From Here to Eternity

Release year: 1953

Directed by: Fred Zinnemann

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Montgomery Clift, Deborah Kerr, Donna Reed

Country: United States of America

Piel canela

Piel canela

Release year: 1953

Directed by: Juan José Ortega

Starring: Sara Montiel, Manolo Fábregas, Ramón Gay, Felipe de Alba

The Master of Ballantrae

The Master of Ballantrae

Release year: 1953

Directed by: William Keighley

Starring: Errol Flynn, Roger Livesey, Anthony Steel, Beatrice Campbell

Arrowhead

Arrowhead

Release year: 1953

Directed by: Charles Marquis Warren

Starring: Charlton Heston, Jack Palance, Katy Jurado, Brian Keith

Quand tu liras cette lettre

Quand tu liras cette lettre

Release year: 1953

Directed by: Jean-Pierre Melville

Starring: Philippe Lemaire, Juliette Gréco, Yvonne Sanson, Irene Galter

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Music charts

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Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - I Believe
  2. - Terry's Theme (From 'Limelight')
  3. - The Song From The Moulin Rouge
  4. - I'm Walking Behind You
  5. - Hold Me Thrill Me Kiss Me

TV Series

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How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Kiss Me Again, Stranger by Daphne du Maurier

Kiss Me Again, Stranger

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Kiss me again, stranger: A collection of eight stories, long and short

Kingfishers Catch Fire by Rumer Godden

Kingfishers Catch Fire

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A powerful novel about idealism and its consequences set in the Himalayas. Set in Kashmir, this is the story of Sophie, a young and idealistic Englishwoman with two young daughters who

The Silent World by Jacques Yves Cousteau and Frederic Dumas

The Silent World

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Jacque Cousteau's underwater adventures with photographs

East of Eden by John Steinbeck

East of Eden

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A masterpiece of Biblical scope, and the magnum opus of one of America’s most enduring authorsIn his journal, Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck called East of Eden "the first book," and indeed it has the primordial power and simplicity of …

Uncle Pogo So-So Stories by Walt Kelly

Uncle Pogo So-So Stories

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Kelly's third collection of Pogo cartoons is not an anthology of his daily strips from 1953. Instead it includes a short story that doesn't feature any of the characters from the

Videogames

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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on July 21, 1953?

On July 21, 1953 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is July 21, 1953?

On July 21, 1953 the zodiac sign was Cancer.

Who was the US President on July 21, 1953?

On July 21, 1953 the US President was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 21, 1953?

On July 21, 1953 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 21, 1953?

On July 21, 1953 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 21, 1953?

On July 21, 1953 several famous people were born including, Linda Sexton, Jeff Fatt, Brian Talbot.