Monday 11 August 1952
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Casque d'Or, directed by Jacques Becker, 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 11 August 1952 ?
- Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
- Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
- Taiwan - Valentine's Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
- St. Chromatius
- St. Equitius
- St. Gery/Gaugericus
- St. Susanna
- Manfred Kruger: German footballer.
- Bob Mothersbaugh AKA Bob 1: American guitarist (Devo).
- Jean-Jacques Dalmaz: French sommelier and wine merchant, and radio personality at the 'France Bleu' radio station.
- Reid Blackburn: American photographer (d. 1980).
- Bob Mothersbaugh: American singer guitarist and producer (Devo).
- Ann Michelle: England, United Kingdom -- Actress (Virigin Witch, Mistress Pamela)
- Riccardo Martin: Composer, dies at 77.
- Hussein Ibn Talal I, proclaimed King of Jordan
- Hussein is proclaimed King of Jordan.
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