Crowds gather outside the Vatican to celebrate birthday of Pope Pius XII.
Unissued / unused material.
Birthday of Pope Pius XII (Eugenio Pacelli), Vatican City, Rome, Italy.
CU man with binoculars. MS groups of nuns. CU children looking upwards. CU child with binoculars. Various shots crowds looking up towards window in Vatican. MS group of photographers with long lens cameras. LS crowd looking up and applauding. MS crowds kneeling in prayer. LS crowd waving to Pope. LS Pope at window. CU Pope appearing at window and waving to crowds. Pope blessing crowds.
Date on dope sheet is 07/03/1955.