Thursday 24 March 1955
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Steven Caruso and François Diwo.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to The Ballad Of Davy Crockett by Bill Hayes.
In UK Give Me Your Word by Tennessee Ernie Ford was in the top 5 hits.
Revenge of the Creature, directed by Jack Arnold, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955
while The View From Pompey'S Head by Hamilton Basso was one of the best selling books.
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- World Tuberculosis Day.
- Saint Simeon (died 1475)
- Ancient Latvia - Kazimiras Diena observed.
- Saint Catharine of Sweden ((died 1381)
- Steven Caruso: American homicide perpetrator.
- François Diwo: French journalist and radio/television presenter, the son of journalist and writer Jean Diwo and film critic Jacqueline Michel.
- Doug Jarvis: Canadian ice hockey player and coach.
- Mart Kadastik: Estonian journalist.
- Pat Price: Canadian ice hockey player and coach.
- Celâl Şengör: Turkish geologist and academic
- 1st seagoing oil drill rig placed in service
- Tennessee Williams, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof opens for 694 performances
- British Army patrols withdraw from Belfast, Ireland, after 20 years.
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