Thursday 29 April 1954
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jerry Seinfeld and Fred Chichin.
In UK Secret Love by Doris Day was in the top 5 hits.
Johnny Guitar, directed by Nicholas Ray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954
while Not as a Stranger by Morton Thompson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching That's My Boy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 29 April 1954
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Which were the important events of 29 April 1954 ?
- Saint Robert Blessed Robrecht Gruuthuuse (d.1157)
- Saint Hugh of Cluny
- International Dance Day.
- Japan (public holiday since 1927, traditionally the start of the Golden Week holiday period.) The Emperor's Birthday (1927-1988. Holiday of Emperor Hirohito's birthday until his death in 1989).
- Greenery Day (1989-2006).
- Sh?wa Day (2007 - Day of Showa period, which is reigned by Emperor Hirohito)
- Roman Empire - second day of the Floralia in honor of Flora.
- Bah�'f Faith - The ninth day of the Festival of Ridv�n.
- Saint Catherine of Siena
- Saint Wilfred the Younger
- Saint Peter of Verona
- Jerry Seinfeld: American comedian with his own top-rated TV series, "Seinfeld," that played for 140 episodes.
- Fred Chichin
- Gavan O'Herlihy
- Deborah Iyall: rocker (Romeo Void).
- Jake Carpenter: American snowboarder and businessman founded Burton Snowboards.
- Bill Paxon: American politician (Representative-Republican-New York).
- Jake Burton Carpenter: American snowboarder.
- Ernst Heldring: Dutch merchant/ship owner/financier, dies at age 82.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1954 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- The Happy Wanderer - Frank Weir & His Orchestra
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