Monday March 21, 1955

US date format: 3/21/1955, UK date format: 21/3/1955

It was Monday, under the sign of Aries (see zodiac on March 21, 1955). 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 Jair Bolsonaro and Bärbel Wöckel. In that special week of March people in US were listening to Dance With Me Henry (Wallflower) by Georgia Gibbs. In UK Give Me Your Word by Tennessee Ernie Ford was in the top 5 hits. A Man Called Peter, directed by Henry Koster, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1955 while Soldier Of Fortune by Ernest Kellogg Gann was one of the best selling book.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Blessed Clementia of Hohenberg
  • World Poetry Day - by UNESCO.
  • St. Nicholas of Flue
  • Astrology: First day of star sign Aries.
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Events

  • Archbishop Makarios of Cyprus desires Cyprus joining Greece
  • Brooklyn Bulletin ask Dodger fans not to call their team Bums

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Movies

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A Man Called Peter

A Man Called Peter

Release year: 1955

Directed by: Henry Koster

Starring: Richard Todd, Jean Peters, Marjorie Rambeau, Jill Esmond

Seven Angry Men

Seven Angry Men

Release year: 1955

Directed by: Charles Marquis Warren

Starring: Raymond Massey, Debra Paget, Jeffrey Hunter, Larry Pennell

Where There's a Will

Where There's a Will

Release year: 1955

Directed by: Vernon Sewell

Starring: Kathleen Harrison, George Cole, Leslie Dwyer, Ann Hanslip

Smoke Signal

Smoke Signal

Release year: 1955

Directed by: Jerry Hopper

Starring: Dana Andrews, Piper Laurie, Rex Reason, William Talman

New Orleans Uncensored

New Orleans Uncensored

Release year: 1955

Directed by: William Castle

Starring: Arthur Franz, Beverly Garland, Helene Stanton, Michael Ansara

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Soldier Of Fortune by Ernest Kellogg Gann

Soldier Of Fortune

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This book will hold you from first to last with its break-neck pace and heavy adventure. A beautiful and unusual love story contributes vitally to the constantly mounting suspense.

The View From Pompey'S Head by Hamilton Basso

The View From Pompey'S Head

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Sweet, sleepy -- beautiful -- old Pompey's Head, South Carolina. Anson Page thought he'd ground it out of his life for good. Now a Manhattan lawyer representing a large publishing house, he's returning to his hometown after fifteen years to …

Treadmill To Oblivion by Fred Allen

Treadmill To Oblivion

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Treadmill to Oblivion, first published in 1954, is comedian Fred Allen's account of his career in radio as host of his comedy-variety show (1934-1949).

Gertrude Lawrence As Mrs. A. by Richard Stoddard Aldrich

Gertrude Lawrence As Mrs. A.

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Gertrude Lawrence, as Mrs. Q, by her husband, Richard Stoddard Aldrich, Greystone, 1954, LCCC# 54-11970. 414 pages. NF/VG.

Pray For A Brave Heart by Helen MacInnes

Pray For A Brave Heart

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It was 1953, and nothing could shake William Denning's resolve to leave the army and return to the States. Nothing, except one of the largest diamond hauls ever - which, in

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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on March 21, 1955?

On March 21, 1955 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is March 21, 1955?

On March 21, 1955 the zodiac sign was Aries.

Who was the US President on March 21, 1955?

On March 21, 1955 the US President was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 21, 1955?

On March 21, 1955 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on March 21, 1955?

On March 21, 1955 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on March 21, 1955?

On March 21, 1955 several famous people were born including, Jair Bolsonaro, Bärbel Wöckel, Julie Nimoy.

Which famous people died on March 21, 1955?

Famous people died on March 21, 1955 include, Muriel Aked.

What was the number one song in March 21, 1955?

The number one song in the week of March 21, 1955 was Dance With Me Henry (Wallflower) by Georgia Gibbs in US and Give Me Your Word by Tennessee Ernie Ford in UK.

What were the top hits on March 21, 1955?

The top hits on March 21, 1955 were Dance With Me Henry (Wallflower) by Georgia Gibbs, Play Me Hearts And Flowers (I Wanna Cry) by Johnny Desmond, The Ballad Of Davy Crockett by Bill Hayes in US and Give Me Your Word by Tennessee Ernie Ford, Softly Softly by Ruby Murray, A Blossom Fell by Nat 'King' Cole in UK.