Wednesday 5 December 1951
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
I'll See You in My Dreams, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951
while The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 December 1951 ?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
- Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
- Roman festivals - Faunalia celebrated in honor of Faunus (according to Horace, Odes 3.18)
- Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK - Saint Nicholas Eve (whom Dutch speakers call Sinterklaas, which became in other languages Santa Claus)
- Morgan Brittany [Suzanne Cupito] in Hollywood: California, USA; actress (Katherine - Dallas).
- Georges Talbourdet: .
- Thomas Warren Purtzer in Des Moines: Iowa, USA; PGA golfer (1977 Glen Campbell).
- Morgan Brittany: American actress.
- Link Byfield: Canadian journalist and author (d. 2015).
- Anne-Mie van Kerckhoven: Belgian painter and illustrator
- Larry Zbyszko: American wrestler and trainer
- Dragnet premieres
- Provisional Intergovernmental Committee for the Movement of Migrants from Europe.
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