Thursday May 27, 1954

US date format: 5/27/1954, UK date format: 27/5/1954

It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini (see zodiac on May 27, 1954). 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 Pauline Hanson and Robert Redeker. In UK Secret Love by Doris Day was in the top 5 hits. The Yellow Tomahawk, directed by Lesley Selander, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954 while But We Were Born Free by Elmer Holmes Davis was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Center Stage.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Eutropius
  • Mother's Day in Bolivia (Dfa de la Madre)
  • Bruno, Bishop of Wnrzburg
  • Hildebert
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Movies

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Dial M for Murder

Dial M for Murder

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Ray Milland, Grace Kelly, Robert Cummings, John Williams

Country: United States of America

Johnny Guitar

Johnny Guitar

Directed by: Nicholas Ray

Starring: Joan Crawford, Sterling Hayden, Mercedes McCambridge, Scott Brady

Country: United States of America

Salt of the Earth

Salt of the Earth

Directed by: Herbert J. Biberman

Starring: Juan Chacón, Rosaura Revueltas, Will Geer, David Wolfe

The Naked Jungle

The Naked Jungle

Directed by: Byron Haskin

Starring: Charlton Heston, Eleanor Parker, Abraham Sofaer, William Conrad

Country: United States of America

Drive a Crooked Road

Drive a Crooked Road

Directed by: Richard Quine

Starring: Mickey Rooney, Dianne Foster, Kevin McCarthy, Jack Kelly

TV Series

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That's My Boy

That's My Boy

Directed by: Sean Anders

Love Story

Love Story

Directed by: Arthur Hiller

Duffy's Tavern

Duffy's Tavern

Center Stage

Center Stage

Directed by: Nicholas Hytner

Home

Home

Directed by: Tim Johnson

Days to next May 27

If May 27, 1954 is your birthday you're 66 years, 7 months, 30 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 1 day.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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But We Were Born Free by Elmer Holmes Davis

But We Were Born Free

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Book by Davis, Elmer Holmes

The Taft Story by William S. White

The Taft Story

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Taft Story, The, by White, William S.

The Song Of Ruth by Frank G. Slaughter

The Song Of Ruth

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The song of Ruth;: The Bible's most beautiful heroine-the Old Testament's most memorable love story (Permabooks)

The Mind Alive by Harry Allen Overstreet and Bonaro W. Overstreet

The Mind Alive

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1954. First Edition. W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.., 333 pages. 1 lb 6 oz. (Dark Green Hardcover with gold lettering spine). The

The Man Who Never Was by Ewen Montagu

The Man Who Never Was

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In the graveyard of the Spanish town of Huelva there lies a British subject. As he died, alone, in the foggy damp of England in the late autumn of 1942, he little thought he would lie under the sunny skies …

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on May 27, 1954?

On May 27, 1954 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is May 27, 1954?

On May 27, 1954 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on May 27, 1954?

On May 27, 1954 the US President was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 27, 1954?

On May 27, 1954 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 27, 1954?

On May 27, 1954 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on May 27, 1954?

On May 27, 1954 several famous people were born including, Pauline Hanson, Robert Redeker, Lawrence M Krauss.

Which famous people died on May 27, 1954?

Famous people died on May 27, 1954 include, Herzmanovsky-Orlando.


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