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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in November 1953.
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 November 1953: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 1953?


Events

  • 01 Nov 1953 Emile Zatopek runs world record 10K (29:01.6) and 6 mile (28:08.4)
  • 02 Nov 1953 Pakistan becomes Islamic Republic
  • 03 Nov 1953 1939 sacrifice fly rule restored: no time at bat for sac fly
  • 04 Nov 1953 Eddie Joost succeeds Jimmy Dykes as the manager of Philadelphia Athletics
  • 05 Nov 1953 Nobel prize for physics awarded / appended on Frederik Zernicke
  • 06 Nov 1953 French National Meeting grants Saarland more autonomy
  • 07 Nov 1953 WIS TV channel 10 in Columbia, SC (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 08 Nov 1953 Salazars party wins all parliament seats in Portugal
  • 09 Nov 1953 Cambodia (now Kampuchea) gains independence within French Union
  • 10 Nov 1953 Giants end their tour of Japan (players got $331 of $3,000 promised)
  • 11 Nov 1953 Jimmy Dykes succeeds Marty Marion as Baltimore Orioles manager
  • 12 Nov 1953 David Ben-Gurion, resigns as Premier of Israel
  • 14 Nov 1953 WCIA TV channel 3 in Champaign, IL (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 15 Nov 1953 WIBW TV channel 13 in Topeka, KS (CBS / ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 17 Nov 1953 St. Louis Browns officially become the Baltimore Baseball Club Inc
  • 18 Nov 1953 Anti-Revolutionary Party (ARP) accept female suffrage
  • 19 Nov 1953 US Supreme Court rules (7-2) baseball is a sport not a business
  • 20 Nov 1953 Scott Crossfield in Douglas Skyrocket, first to break Mach 2 (1300mph).
  • 21 Nov 1953 Pitdown Man, discovered in 1912 proved to be a hoax
  • 23 Nov 1953 KVFD (now KTIN) TV channel 21 in Ft Dodge, IA (NBC) 1st broadcast
  • 24 Nov 1953 Dodgers sign Walter Alston to a 1-year pact as manager for 1954
  • 25 Nov 1953 Guys & Dolls closes at 46th St. Theater NYC after 1200 performances
  • 26 Nov 1953 KBOI (now KBCI) TV channel 2 in Boise, ID (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 28 Nov 1953 Wish You Were Here closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 597 performances
  • 29 Nov 1953 American Airlines begins 1st regular coml NY-LA air service
  • 30 Nov 1953 French parachutist under Col De Castries attacks Dien Bien Phu

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Elijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen, Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom

Country: United States of America

Schindler's List

Schindler's List

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley, Caroline Goodall

Country: United States of America

Oldboy

Oldboy

Directed by: Chan-wook Park

Starring: Min-sik Choi, Ji-tae Yu, Hye-jeong Kang, Dae-han Ji

Country: United States of America

Scarface

Scarface

Directed by: Brian De Palma

Starring: Al Pacino, Michelle Pfeiffer, Steven Bauer, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

Country: United States of America

Ardh Satya

Ardh Satya

Directed by: Govind Nihalani

Starring: Om Puri, Smita Patil, Amrish Puri, Shafi Inamdar

Books

Which were the most popular books released in November 1953?
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Love Is A Bridge by Charles Bracelen Flood

Love Is A Bridge

By:

in8. Relié.

A Sunset Touch by Howard Spring

A Sunset Touch

By:

A powerful story of conflict between a man's private, imaginary world and the rude realities surrounding him

The Shadows Of The Images by William E. Barrett

The Shadows Of The Images

By:

Dust jacket shows some wear. Book itself in good condition. Tight binding and flat. Not ex library.

The Devil'S Laughter by Frank Yerby

The Devil'S Laughter

By:

Jean Paul Marin was the hot blooded son of a wealthy Sicilian shipowner. He seethed with Republican principals in a land ruled by a decadent nobility.

Man, Time And Fossils by Ruth E. Moore

Man, Time And Fossils

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Man, Time, & Fossils: The Story Of Evolution, by Moore, Ruth