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Thursday 3 July 1952

1952-07-03

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men, directed by Ken Annakin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952 while The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men

Directed by: Ken Annakin

Starring: Richard Todd, Joan Rice, Peter Finch

Country: United States

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Clash by Night

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Ryan, Paul Douglas

Country: United States

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Pat and Mike

Directed by: George Cukor

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Aldo Ray

Country: United States

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Scaramouche

Directed by: George Sidney

Starring: Stewart Granger, Janet Leigh, Eleanor Parker

Country: United States

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The Narrow Margin

Directed by: Richard Fleischer

Starring: Charles McGraw, Marie Windsor, Jacqueline White

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Mister Peepers

Written by: David Swift

Starring: Wally Cox, Marion Lorne, Tony Randall, Patricia Benoit

Country: United States

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The Liberace Show

Starring: Liberace, George Liberace

Country: United States

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I've Got a Secret

Written by: Howard Merrill, Allan Sherman

Starring: Henry Morgan, Bill Cullen, Betsy Palmer, Bess Myerson

Country: United States

My Little Margie

Written by: Frank Fox

Starring: Gale Storm, Charles Farrell, Clarence Kolb, Don Hayden

Country: United States

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China Smith

Starring: Dan Duryea, Douglass Dumbrille

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 3 July 1952 ?

Holidays:
  • National holiday in Belarus
  • Feast day of Saint Thomas
  • Start of the Dog Days
Famous Birthdays:
  • Andy Fraser: English singer-songwriter and bass player (Free Sharks and John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers) (d. 2015).
  • Amit Kumar: Indian actor singer and director.
  • Rohinton Mistry: Indian-Canadian author.
  • Laura Branigan: American singer-songwriter and actress (d. 2004).
  • Alan Autry: NFL (Green Bay Packers) / actor (Heat of the Night).
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Facts:
  • The Constitution of Puerto Rico is approved by the Congress of the United States.
  • The SS United States sets sail on her maiden voyage to Southampton. During the voyage, the ship takes the Blue Riband away from the RMS Queen Mary.

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Music Charts

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

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Botch-A-Me (Ba-Ba-Baciami Piccina) - Rosemary Clooney
  2. Auf Weiderseh'n, Sweetheart - Eddy Howard & His Orchestra
  3. Patti Page - Once in Awhile
  4. Ray Anthony - As Time Goes By

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Esquire
  • Life: Nancy Kefauver
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: John S. Fine -- June 30, 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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