Thursday 5 June 1952
It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Daniel Katzen and Carole Fredericks.
Scaramouche, directed by George Sidney, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952
while The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching China Smith.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 June 1952 ?
- 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).
- Daniel Katzen: American classical musician.
- Carole Fredericks: American singer and noted family, her brother is the blues musician known as Taj Mahal.
- Nicko McBrain: English drummer (Iron Maiden).
- Sarah Thomas: English actress.
- 1st sporting event televised nationally-Walcott vs. Charles boxing
- Jersey Joe Walcott beats Ezzard Charles for heavyweight boxing title.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1952 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Somewhere Along The Way - Nat King Cole (Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra)
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