Thursday 27 October 1955US date format: 10/27/1955, UK date format: 27/10/1955
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 27, 1955). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Michael Shamus Wiles and Neil Meron.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Autumn Leaves by Roger Williams.
In UK The Man From Laramie by Jimmy Young was in the top 5 hits.
Guys and Dolls, directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955
while The Power Of Positive Thinking by Norman Vincent Peale was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Judge Roy Bean.
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- St. Namatius
- Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Independence Day (from Britain, 1979)
- Turkmenistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- St. Desiderius
- R.C. saints - October 27th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Abraham the Poor
- St. Vincent, Sabina, & Christeta
- St. Capitolina
- St. Odhran
- St. Elesbaan
- St. Florentius
- St. Frumentius, the saint who introduced Christianity into Ethiopia.
- St. Gaudiosus
- St. Abban of Murnevin
- Michael Shamus Wiles
- Neil Meron: Producer.
- Baltasar Garzon: Judge.
- Debra Bowen: American lawyer and politician 31st...
- Argentine peso devalued
- Satomi Myodo, renews Zen nun vows and takes Buddhist name of Daien Myodo
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1955 ?
Top #9 songs in the USA
- Pat Boone - At My Front Door (Crazy Little Mama)
- The McGuire Sisters - He
- Roger Williams - Autumn Leaves
- The Yellow Rose Of Texas - Mitch Miller Orchestra & Chorus
- Pat Boone - Ain't That A Shame
- Fontane Sisters - Seventeen
- The Cheers - Black Denim Trousers
- Don Cornell - The Bible Tells Me So
- Al Hibbler - He
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