Sunday 29 March 1953
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Tonis Palts and Tom Hume.
In UK She Wears Red Feathers by Guy Mitchell was in the top 5 hits.
Glen or Glenda, directed by Edward D. Wood Jr., was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953
while The Second Sex by Simone de Beauvoir was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Eye Witness.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 29 March 1953 ?
- St. Bertold (d.1179)
- Blessed Hugo (d.1239)
- St. Ludolf of Ratzeburg (d.1250)
- St. Eustace
- Memorial day and commemoration of the 1947 revolt against French colonisation in Madagascar
- Youth Day in Taiwan
- Festival of Ishtar.
- St. Jonas (d. 327)
- Tonis Palts: Estonian politician.
- Tom Hume: American baseball player, a right-handed pitcher who played for the Cincinnati Reds between 1977 to 1987, and briefly with the Philadelphia Phillies in 1986-1987.
- Tõnis Palts: Estonian politician 39th Mayor of Tallinn.
- A fire at the Littlefield Nursing Home in Largo, Florida kills 33 persons, including singer-songwriter Arthur Fields.
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