Tuesday 8 January 1952
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
In UK Here In My Heart by Al Martino was in the top 5 hits.
Room for One More, directed by Norman Taurog, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952
while The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk was one of the best selling books.
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- Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
- Laurie Walters in San Francisco: California, USA; actress (Joannie - Eight is Enough).
- Norm Jarvis in Prince Albert: Saskatchewan, Canada; golfer (1984 Chilliwack).
- Lauri Walters: San Francisco, California -- Actress (8 is Enough, Harrad Experiment).
- Vladimir Feltsman: Russian-American pianist and educator.
- Peter McCullagh: Irish mathematician and academic.
- Mel Reynolds: former Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from Illinois and convicted sex offender
- Antonia Maury: discoverer (supergiant, giant and dwarf stars), dies.
- Jordan adopts constitution.
- West Germany has 8 million refugees inside its borders.
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