Sunday 7 October 1951
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Carmen R "Tata" Vega and John Cougar Mellencamp in Seymour.
Love Nest, directed by Joseph Newman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951
while The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Goodyear Playhouse.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 7 October 1951 ?
- Carmen R "Tata" Vega: US soul singer (Color Purple soundtrack).
- John Cougar Mellencamp in Seymour: Indiana, USA; rocker ("Jack and Diane").
- David J Halberstam: American radio executive.
- Enki Bilal: French comic book creator and film director, born to a Slovakian mother and a Bosniak father.
- Mark Boothby: British/american actor, director and teacher.
- John Mellencamp: American singer
- Anton F Philips: CEO (Philips), dies at 77.
- David Ben-Gurion forms Israeli government.
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