Tuesday 8 April 1952
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Adam Woods and Ahmet Piriştina.
The Man in the White Suit, directed by Alexander Mackendrick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952
while My Cousin Rachel by Daphne du Maurier was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Broadway Television Theatre.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 April 1952 ?
- Saint Constance
- Buddha's Birthday in Japan
- Saint Walter of Pontoise (died 1099)
- Saint Julie Billiart of Namur (died 1816).
- Adam Woods: Rock drummer / pianist (Fixx).
- Ahmet Piriştina: Turkish politician (d. 2004).
- Kaori Momoi: Japanese actress.
- President Truman seizes steel mills to avert a strike
- US President Harry Truman seizes the steel mills to prevent a strike.
- U.S. President Harry Truman calls for the seizure of all domestic steel mills to prevent a nationwide strike.
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