Tuesday 5 June 1951
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
That's My Boy, directed by Hal Walker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951
while From Here To Eternity by James Jones was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Have a look at the old newspapers from 5 June 1951 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Down You Go
The Jerry Colonna Show
Which were the important events of 5 June 1951 ?
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of N�r (Light) - First day of the fifth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- Feast of Saint Boniface.
- Seychelles - Liberation Day.
- National holiday of Denmark (Constitution Day).
- World Environment Day, since the United Nations General Assembly resolution in 1972.
- Anniversary of the Signing of the Inuvialuit Final Agreement (Inuvaluit Day).
See other famous people born on 05 June
Suze Orman: American financial advisor, writer, and television personality.
Jill Biden: American educator and wife of Vice President Joe Biden.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1951 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in June 1951?
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Mohammed Mossadeq -- June 4, 1951
- Life: Ursula Thiess
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Diamond Head, Hawaii, 1941. Pvt. Robert E. Lee Prewitt is a champion welterweight and a fine bugler. But when he refuses to join the company's boxing team, he gets "the treatment" that may break him or kill him. First
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 ...
Hardcover: 505 pages Publisher: GP Putnam's Sons, NY; First Edition edition (June 1951) Language: English ISBN-10: 999740629X ISBN-13: 978-9997406293 Product Dimensions: 8.3 x 6.1 x 1.5
On its first publication, The Cardinal was an immediate bestseller. A selection of the Literary Guild, it was published in more than a dozen languages and sold over two million copies.
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