Wednesday 22 June 1955
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Green Gartside and LeAnn Cassaday.
In UK Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom White by Eddie Calvert was in the top 5 hits.
The Seven Little Foys, directed by Melville Shavelson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955
while The Good Shepherd by C.S. Forester was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 June 1955 ?
- Green Gartside: Welsh singer-songwriter and guitarist (Scritti Politti).
- LeAnn Cassaday: LPGA golfer.
- Olevi Kull: Estonian ecologist and academic (d. 2007).
- Christine Orengo: Professor of Bioinformatics at University College London.
- Wyllis Cooper: TV narrator (Volume One), dies at 56.
- Antonio Segni forms government in Italy
- US air patrol plane shot down above Bering sea
- Buena Vista generally releases the Disney animated film Lady and the Tramp to theaters in the US.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1955 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- Les Baxter & His Orchestra - Unchained Melody
- Bill Haley and His Comets - (We're Gonna) Rock Around The Clock
- Frank Sinatra - Learnin' The Blues
- Eddie Fisher - Heart
- Something's Gotta Give (orchestra Of Sy Oliver) - Sammy Davis Jr.
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