Saturday 23 May 1953
It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Dick Stellingwerf .
In UK I Believe by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits.
Pickup on South Street, directed by Samuel Fuller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953
while The Silver Chalice by Thomas B. Costain was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Coke Time.
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Which were the important events of 23 May 1953 ?
- World Turtle Day
- Saint Desiderius
- Saint Guibert of Gemblours
- Saint Montana
- Bah�'f Faith: Declaration of the B�b
- Discordianism: Day of Disunity
- WHIZ TV channel 18 in Zanesville, OH (NBC / ABC) begins broadcasting
- 79th Preakness: Eric Guerin aboard Native Dancer wins in 1:57.8.
- US schools first use Cliff's Notes.
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- Ruby - Les Baxter & His Orchestra
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