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Wednesday 23 December 1953

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include John Callahan in Brooklyn and Tatsumi Fujinami. In UK Answer Me by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits. The Wild One, directed by Laslo Benedek, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953 while The Shadows Of The Images by William E. Barrett was one of the best selling books.
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TV Series

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

The Man Behind the Badge

Starring: Charles Bickford, Joel Aldred, Norman Rose

Country: United States

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Winky-Dink and You

Written by: Harry W. Prichett, Edwin Brit Wyckoff

Starring: Jack Barry, Dayton Allen, Mae Questel

Country: United States

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Topper

Starring: Anne Jeffreys, Robert Sterling, Leo G. Carroll, Buck

Country: United States

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The Big Picture

Starring: Audie Murphy, Vic Morrow, Lorne Greene, William Kendall

Country: United States

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Person to Person

Starring: Edward R. Murrow, Charles Collingwood

Country: United States

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Wild One

Directed by: Laslo Benedek

Starring: Marlon Brando, Mary Murphy, Robert Keith

Country: United States

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Knights of the Round Table

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

Starring: Robert Taylor, Ava Gardner, Mel Ferrer

Country: United States

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Hondo

Directed by: John Farrow

Starring: John Wayne, Geraldine Page, Ward Bond

Country: United States

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Kiss Me Kate

Directed by: George Sidney

Starring: Kathryn Grayson, Howard Keel, Ann Miller

Country: United States

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How to Marry a Millionaire

Directed by: Jean Negulesco

Starring: Marilyn Monroe, Betty Grable, Lauren Bacall

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 December 1953 ?

Holidays:
  • Festivus (from sitcom Seinfeld)
  • Oaxaca - Night of the Radishes
  • Secular humanism (American) - HumanLight observed
  • R.C. Saints - John Cantius ; Thorlac Thorhallsson, patron saint of Iceland
  • Sweden - Birthday of Queen Silvia, an official flag day
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Facts:
  • Dodgers 2nd baseman Jim Junior Gilliam wins NL Rookie of Year
  • The Soviet Union announces officially that Lavrenti Beria has been executed.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1953?

  • Life: Canasta pajamas
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Chief Justice Earl Warren -- Dec. 21, 1953
  • Life: VicePresident Richard Nixon

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Shadows Of The Images

By: William E. Barrett

Dust jacket shows some wear. Book itself in good condition. Tight binding and flat. Not ex library.

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Triumph And Tragedy

By: Winston S. Churchill

Winston Churchill an exhaustive work of non-fictional account of World War II from his perspective.

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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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A Man Called Peter

By: Catherine Marshall

In the Preface to A Man Called Peter, Catherine Marshall tells of a dream she had after Peter Marshall's death: Peter was working in a rose garden and said playfully, "I

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