The Singing Nun Birthday, Date of Birth

The Singing Nun

Jeanne-Paule Marie "Jeannine" Deckers (17 October 1933 – 29 March 1985), better known as Sœur Sourire (French for "Sister Smile") and often credited as The Singing Nun in English-speaking countries, was a Belgian singer-songwriter and a member of the Dominican Order in Belgium as Sister Luc Gabriel. She acquired widespread fame in 1963 with the release of the Belgian French song "Dominique", which topped the US Billboard Hot 100 and other charts. Owing to confusion over the terms of the recording contract, she was reduced to poverty, and also experienced a crisis of faith, quitting the order, though still remaining a Catholic. She died by suicide with her lifelong friend Annie Pécher.

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Birthday, Date of Birth
Tuesday, October 17, 1933
Place of Birth
Laeken
Age
87
Star Sign

The October 17, 1933 was a Tuesday under the star sign of . It was the 289 day of the year. President of the United States was Franklin D. Roosevelt.

If you were born on this day, you are 87 years old. Your last birthday was on the Saturday, October 17, 2020, 8 days ago. Your next birthday is on Sunday, October 17, 2021, in 356 days. You have lived for 31,785 days, or about 762,855 hours, or about 45,771,355 minutes, or about seconds.

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17th of October 1933 News

News as it appeared on the front page of the New York Times on October 17, 1933

Donations of Clothine Needed.

Date: 17 October 1933

ETHEL MORGAN

Ethel MORGAN

Appeal for clothing, lr

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MRS. PHILIP S. BOSWQRTH. '

Date: 17 October 1933

Special to THE NEW YORK TQIBS. I

Death

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BRITISH HOPE REICH RETURNS TO PARLEY; Cabinet Meets Tomorrow for Formulation of the Next Move in Arms Question.

Date: 17 October 1933

By CHARLES A. SELDEN

Charles SELDEN

S on German withdrawal from League of Nations and Disarmament Conf, at Nottingham

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Movements of Naval Vessels.

Date: 17 October 1933

Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES

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Article 10 -- No Title

Date: 18 October 1933

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DENNIS KING IN LONDON.; Appears With Jeanne Aubert In 'Command Performance.'

Date: 18 October 1933

Wireless to THE NEW YORK TIMES

Command Performance (London)

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20 CONCERNS FILE SECURITIES PLANS; New Registrations Amounting to $11,000,000 Bring Total Such to $266,000,000.

Date: 17 October 1933

Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES

Sale at $135,000

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GROUP TO END SLUMS IS ORGANIZED HERE; Committee, Formed on Advice of Kohn, to Draft State Plan for Federal Works.

Date: 17 October 1933

Citizens' com formed to draw up program for slum clearance with Govt aid

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ICKES SETS PRICE OF OIL AT $1.11; Order Approved by Roosevelt Seeks to Stabilize Industry by Dec. 1.

Date: 17 October 1933

Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES

Sets price of oil

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Harvard Tunes Defense Against Passes, With Jayvees Using Holy Cross Aerials

Date: 18 October 1933

Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES

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