Friday 5 September 1952
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Monkey Business, directed by Howard Hawks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952
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 September 1952 ?
See other famous people born on 05 September
Graham Salmon: blind runner (fastest 100m by a blind man).
Rickie Fataar: Australia musician born in South Africa, a drummer who first recorded in the group "The Flame" which later incorporated with the "Beach Boys.
Masao Kusakari: Japanese actor and model.
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What news were making the headlines those days in September 1952?
- Life: Ernest Hemingway
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Katharine Hepburn -- Sep. 1, 1952
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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 ...
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.
This a novel about a major general - a specialist in combat who became a general through the ambition of his wife Muriel. General Goodwin had led tanks through the turmoil of war with only the usual press attention.
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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