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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in December 1954.
The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on December 1954: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 1954?


Events

  • 01 Dec 1954 Nationalist China and US sign dike agreement.
  • 02 Dec 1954 Hit the Trail opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 4 performances
  • 04 Dec 1954 Hit the Trail closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 4 performances
  • 05 Dec 1954 KTEW (now KJRH) TV channel 2 in Tulsa, OK (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 06 Dec 1954 Simone de Beauvoir receives Prix Goncourt.
  • 07 Dec 1954 KCTS TV channel 9 in Seattle, WA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 08 Dec 1954 WPTZ TV channel 5 in Plattsburgh, New York (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 10 Dec 1954 Philadelphia Phillies purchase Connie Mack Stadium.
  • 11 Dec 1954 Phillies purchase Connie Mack Stadium
  • 14 Dec 1954 WOAY TV channel 4 in Oak Hill-Beckley, WV (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 15 Dec 1954 Netherlands Antilles becomes co-equal part of Kingdom of the Netherlands
  • 17 Dec 1954 WEAU TV channel 13 in Eau Claire, WI (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 24 Dec 1954 Council for the Children Protection forms in Netherlands.
  • 25 Dec 1954 WSFA TV channel 12 in Montgomery, AL (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 26 Dec 1954 The Shadow, airs for last time on radio
  • 27 Dec 1954 Saint of Bleecker Street opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 92 performances
  • 28 Dec 1954 KEPR TV channel 19 in Pasco-Kennewick-Richl, WA (CBS) 1st broadcast
  • 29 Dec 1954 Kingdom of the Netherlands, with Netherlands and Netherlands Antilles as autonomous parts, comes into being.
  • 30 Dec 1954 House of Flowers opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 165 performances

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Music charts

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Movies

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The Country Girl

The Country Girl

Release year: 1954

Directed by: George Seaton

Starring: Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, William Holden, Anthony Ross

Country: United States of America

The Long Gray Line

The Long Gray Line

Release year: 1954

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Tyrone Power, Maureen O'Hara, Robert Francis, Donald Crisp

20000 Leagues Under the Sea

20000 Leagues Under the Sea

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Richard Fleischer

Starring: Kirk Douglas, James Mason, Paul Lukas, Peter Lorre

Country: United States of America

Animal Farm

Animal Farm

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Joy Batchelor, John Halas

Starring: Gordon Heath, Maurice Denham

Country: United States of America

Books

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No Time For Sergeants by Mac Hyman

No Time For Sergeants

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No Time for Sergeants is one of the most successful books of all time. First published in 1954, it has been made into a Broadway Play, several Theatrical Productions, a movie and a long running television series, with several spin-offs.

Atoms In The Family by Laura Fermi

Atoms In The Family

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In this absorbing account of life with the great atomic scientist Enrico Fermi, Laura Fermi tells the story of their emigration to the United States in the 1930s—part of the widespread

The Untold Story Of Douglas Macarthur by Frazier Hunt

The Untold Story Of Douglas Macarthur

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The Power Of Positive Thinking by Norman Vincent Peale

The Power Of Positive Thinking

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An international bestseller with over five million copies in print, The Power of Positive Thinking has helped men and women around the world to achieve fulfillment in their lives through Dr.

The Saturday Evening Post Treasury by Roger Butterfield

The Saturday Evening Post Treasury

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The Saturday Evening Post Treasury