Monday 27 April 1953
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ellen L Shulman Baker and Dr Ellen L Shulman Baker in Fayetteville.
In UK She Wears Red Feathers by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits.
Shane, directed by George Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953
while The Sign Of Jonas by Thomas Merton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Coke Time.
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- Saint Liberalis
- Saint Mariana
- Saint Floribert
- Rochester, NY: Al Franken Day.
- Catalonia: Montserrat's Day (see Montserrat).
- South Africa: Freedom day.
- Slovenia: Day of Uprising Against Occupation.
- Saint Zita Lombardo
- Ellen L Shulman Baker: Fayetteville, North Carolina -- MD / Astronaut (STS 34, 50, 71).
- Dr Ellen L Shulman Baker in Fayetteville: North Carolina, USA; MD/astronaut (STS 34, 50, 71).
- Arielle Dombasle: American born French actress and singer (archeologist father).
- 1st general elections in British Guyana, won by Jagans PPP
- Wrestler Freddie Blassie coins the term "Pencil neck geek".
- Operation Moolah is initiated by General Mark W. Clark against Communist pilots.
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