Thursday November 24, 1955
US date format: 11/24/1955, UK date format: 24/11/1955
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 24, 1955). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Anthony Eden (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Étienne Liebig and Scott Hoch.
In UK Hernando's Hideaway by Johnston Brothers was in the top 5 hits.
The Crooked Web, directed by Nathan Juran, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955
while Memoirs by Harry S. Truman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Snow Queen.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 24, 1955?
- Roman festivals - in the Byzantine empire the Brumalia (a wine festival) were celebrated from this day until the winter solstice
- R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew Dung-Lac and other Vietnamese martyrs
- Also see November 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Feast Day of St. Colman - Cobh, Ireland
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 24, 1955?
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Sport Games on November 24, 1955
- Green Bay Packers - Detroit Lions : 10 - 24
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