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Sunday 2 November 1952

1952-11-02

It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Montana Belle, directed by Allan Dwan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952 while East Of Eden by John Steinbeck was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Montana Belle

Directed by: Allan Dwan

Starring: Jane Russell, George Brent, Scott Brady

Country: United States

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The Prisoner of Zenda

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

Starring: Stewart Granger, Deborah Kerr, Louis Calhern

Country: United States

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Limelight

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Claire Bloom, Nigel Bruce

Country: United States

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The Flowers of St. Francis

Directed by: Roberto Rossellini

Starring: Aldo Fabrizi, Gianfranco Bellini, Peparuolo

Country: United States

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The Crimson Pirate

Directed by: Robert Siodmak

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Nick Cravat, Eva Bartok

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Omnibus

Starring: Alistair Cooke

Country: United States

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My Hero

Starring: Robert Cummings, Julie Bishop, John Litel

Country: United States

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Biff Baker, U.S.A.

Starring: Alan Hale Jr., Randy Stuart

Country: United States

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Victory at Sea

Starring: Leonard Graves

Country: United States

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Meet Millie

Written by: Frank Galen

Starring: Elena Verdugo, Florence Halop, Marvin Kaplan

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 November 1952 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - All Souls Day (unless on a Sunday)
  • Rastafari movement - The coronation of Haile Selassie (1930) celebrated
  • USA - admission day (1889) of North Dakota and South Dakota as 39th and 40th states.
  • Ancient Latvia - Dveselu Diena held
  • Mexico and the United States - Day of the Dead (Spanish: El Dia de los Muertos), a Mexican and Mexican-American celebration of dead ancestors.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Patrick Haemers: Belgian kidnapper of the former Prime Minister of Belgium, Paul van Den Boeynants in January 1989.
  • Maxine Nightingale: English soul singer.
  • Aziz Yıldırım: Turkish engineer and businessman.
  • Jean-Marie Chauvet: French speleologist, born in Paulhac, he discovered the "Chauvet-Pont-d'Arc" Cave, for whom it was named (18 December 1994).
  • Kate Linder: Pasadena, California -- Actress (Esther Valentine- - Young and the Restless).
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1952 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Don Cornell - I

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1952?

  • Esquire
  • Life: Jon Lindbergh
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Adlai Stevenson -- Oct. 27, 1952

Books

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

The Caine Mutiny

By: Herman Wouk

The Novel that Inspired the Now-Classic Film The Caine Mutiny and the Hit Broadway Play The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial Herman Wouk's boldly dramatic, brilliantly entertaining novel of life-and mutiny-on a Navy warship in the Pacific theater was immediately embraced, upon ...

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The Cruel Sea

By: Nicholas Monsarrat

A powerful novel of the North Atlantic in World War II, telling the story of two British ships and their desparate cat-and-mouse game with Nazi U-boats.

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Melville Goodwin, Usa

By: John Marquand

Finalist for the National Book Award: This sweeping novel set in the aftermath of World War II reveals the story behind the creation of an American icon Major General Melville A.

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The President'S Lady

By: Irving Stone

In this acclaimed biographical novel, Irving Stone brings to life the tender and poignant love story of Rachel and Andrew Jackson. "Beyond any doubt one of the great romances of all time."

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