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Tuesday 31 March 1953

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jacques Bascou and Patrick Henry (child murderer). 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 Galileans by Frank G. Slaughter was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Eye Witness.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Glen or Glenda

Directed by: Edward D. Wood Jr.

Starring: Edward D. Wood Jr., Bela Lugosi, Lyle Talbot

Country: United States

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Fear and Desire

Directed by: Stanley Kubrick

Starring: Frank Silvera, Paul Mazursky, Kenneth Harp

Country: United States

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The Hitch-Hiker

Directed by: Ida Lupino

Starring: Edmond O'Brien, Frank Lovejoy, William Talman

Country: United States

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I Confess

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Montgomery Clift, Anne Baxter, Karl Malden

Country: United States

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Directed by: Charles Walters

Starring: Leslie Caron, Mel Ferrer, Jean-Pierre Aumont

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Private Secretary

Starring: Ann Sothern, Don Porter, Ann Tyrrell

Country: United States

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You Are There

Starring: Walter Cronkite

Country: United States

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The Life of Riley

Starring: William Bendix

Country: United States

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The Ernie Kovacs Show

Starring: Ernie Kovacs

Country: United States

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Terry and the Pirates

Starring: John Baer, William Tracy, Jack Reitzen, Gloria Saunders

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 31 March 1953 ?

  • Saint Cornelia
  • CTsar Ch�vez Day - official holiday in five states and many cities across the U.S.
  • Freedom Day in Malta.
  • Saint Amos
  • Saint Benjamin
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  • Department of Health, Education & Welfare established
  • US Department of Health, Education and Welfare established.

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Galileans

By: Frank G. Slaughter

Life forever changes for Joseph of Galilee, a young physician, when he meets Mary of Magdala, a beautiful dancer bent on revenge against a haughty Roman officer, Gaius Flaccus.

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The Second Happiest Day

By: John Phillips

copyright date uncertain. Blue book with chain design and black spine. with white lettering. Published by Harper.

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The Sign Of Jonas

By: Thomas Merton

Begun five years after he entered the Abbey of Our Lady of Gethsemani, The Sign of Jonas is an extraordinary view of Merton’s life in a Trappist monastery, and it serves

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The Last Resorts

By: Cleveland Amory

story about the eccentric Mrs. Spencer and her beloved piglet "Rosie"

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