Monday March 23, 1953

US date format: 3/23/1953, UK date format: 23/3/1953

It was Monday, under the sign of Aries (see zodiac on March 23, 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 Chaka Khan and Jacques Landrain. In that special week of March people in US were listening to I'm Sitting On Top of the World by Les Paul & Mary Ford. In UK She Wears Red Feathers by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits. Titanic, directed by Jean Negulesco, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1953 while Golden Admiral by Francis Van Wyck Mason was one of the best selling book.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Rebecca (d.1914)
  • Roman Empire - Tubilustrium was held in honor of Mars.
  • Ancient Latvia - Lieldienas held in honor of Mara and other pagan goddesses.
  • Pakistan - National Day (Republic Day).
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Movies

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Titanic

Titanic

Release year: 1953

Directed by: Jean Negulesco

Starring: Clifton Webb, Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Wagner, Audrey Dalton

Country: United States of America

House of Wax

House of Wax

Release year: 1953

Directed by: André De Toth

Starring: Vincent Price, Frank Lovejoy, Phyllis Kirk, Carolyn Jones

Country: United States of America

Invaders from Mars

Invaders from Mars

Release year: 1953

Directed by: William Cameron Menzies

Starring: Helena Carter, Arthur Franz, Jimmy Hunt, Leif Erickson

Country: United States of America

White Mane

White Mane

Release year: 1953

Directed by: Albert Lamorisse

Starring: Alain Emery, Laurent Roche, Clan-Clan, Pascal Lamorisse

The War of the Worlds

The War of the Worlds

Release year: 1953

Directed by: Byron Haskin

Starring: Gene Barry, Ann Robinson, Les Tremayne, Robert Cornthwaite

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

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Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. - I'm Sitting On Top of the World

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - She Wears Red Feathers
  2. - Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes
  3. - Outside Of Heaven
  4. - Now
  5. - Because You're Mine

TV Series

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Golden Admiral by Francis Van Wyck Mason

Golden Admiral

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Fictional Novel, Literary Fiction

Steamboat Gothic by Frances Parkinson Keyes

Steamboat Gothic

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This was the first of Frances Parkinson Keyes novels that I ever read. I was entranced with the Southern locale and the people depicted in the novel.

The Velvet Doublet by James Street

The Velvet Doublet

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Published by Doubleday, 1953, this First Edition BCE biography of Christopher Columbus measures 8 1/2" by 5 1/2". with 317 deckle edged pages.

The Power Of Positive Thinking by Norman Vincent Peale

The Power Of Positive Thinking

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An international bestseller with over five million copies in print, The Power of Positive Thinking has helped men and women around the world to achieve fulfillment in their lives through Dr.

I And My True Love by Helen MacInnes

I And My True Love

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American diplomat Payton Pleydell and his wife Sylvia are the most respected, brilliant couple in Washington. Theirs seems a perfect marriage but Kate Jerold begins to suspect that her cousin’s husband

Videogames

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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on March 23, 1953?

On March 23, 1953 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is March 23, 1953?

On March 23, 1953 the zodiac sign was Aries.

Who was the US President on March 23, 1953?

On March 23, 1953 the US President was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 23, 1953?

On March 23, 1953 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on March 23, 1953?

On March 23, 1953 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on March 23, 1953?

On March 23, 1953 several famous people were born including, Chaka Khan, Jacques Landrain, Ivica Surjak.

Which famous people died on March 23, 1953?

Famous people died on March 23, 1953 include, Raoul Dufy.

What was the number one song in March 23, 1953?

The number one song in the week of March 23, 1953 was I'm Sitting On Top of the World by Les Paul & Mary Ford in US and She Wears Red Feathers by Guy Mitchell in UK.

What were the top hits on March 23, 1953?

The top hits on March 23, 1953 were I'm Sitting On Top of the World by Les Paul & Mary Ford in US and She Wears Red Feathers by Guy Mitchell, Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes by Perry Como & The Ramblers, Outside Of Heaven by Eddie Fisher in UK.