Sunday 9 September 1951
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N., directed by Raoul Walsh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951
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 9 September 1951 ?
- North Korea - Republic Day (1948)
- Eastern Orthodoxy - Synaxis of the Theopatores Joachim and Anna
- California - Admission Day (to commemorate the state's admission to the USA)
- Japan - Chrysanthemum Day (Kiku no Sekku)
- Tajikistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- Tom Wopat: American actor and singer.
- Corry Konings: Dutch singer.
- Robert Desiderio in the Bronx: New York, USA; actor (Detective Kennedy - Heart of the City).
- Robert Desiderio: American actor.
- Alexander Downer: Australian politician, Foreign Affairs Minister in the '90s.
- 1st broadcast of Love of Life on CBS-TV
- Louise Suggs wins LPGA Carrollton Georgia Golf Open
- Chinese communist forces move into Lhasa, the capital of Tibet.
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