Thursday October 27, 1955
US 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), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Anthony Eden (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Michael Shamus Wiles and Debra Bowen.
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 Deer Park by Norman Mailer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching St. Ives.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 27, 1955?
- St. Namatius
- Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Independence Day (from Britain, 1979)
- Turkmenistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- St. Desiderius
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- Argentine peso devalued
- Satomi Myodo, renews Zen nun vows and takes Buddhist name of Daien Myodo
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 27, 1955?
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Top #9 songs in the USA
- Pat Boone - At My Front Door (Crazy Little Mama)
- The McGuire Sisters - He
- Roger Williams - Autumn Leaves
- Mitch Miller Orchestra & Chorus - The Yellow Rose Of Texas
- 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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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next October 27If October 27, 1955 is your birthday you're 64 years, 9 months, 8 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 23 days.
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