Monday 11 February 1952
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Viva Zapata!, directed by Elia Kazan, 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..
Have a look at the old newspapers from 11 February 1952 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Joseph Schildkraut Presents
Which were the important events of 11 February 1952 ?
- World Day of the Sick.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Our Lady of Lourdes.
- National Foundation Day in Japan (See Holidays of Japan.)
- National Youth Day in Cameroon.
- Professor Leets' Day in the United States.
- National Inventors' Day in the United States.
See other famous people born on 11 February
Carlo Bernardi: Italian vintner involved in a scandal in April 1986 of putting additives in wine.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1952 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in February 1952?
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Anthony Eden -- Feb. 11, 1952
- Life: Olympic skiing
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
The Novel that Inspired the Now-Classic Film The Caine Mutiny and the Hit Broadway Play The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial Herman Wouk's boldly dramatic, brilliantly entertaining novel of life-and mutiny-on a Navy warship in the Pacific theater was immediately embraced, upon ...
A powerful novel of the North Atlantic in World Wat II, this is the story of the British ships Compass Rose and Saltash and of their desparate cat-and-mouse game with Nazi U-boats.
This a novel about a major general - a specialist in combat who became a general through the ambition of his wife Muriel. General Goodwin had led tanks through the turmoil of war with only the usual press attention.
In this acclaimed biographical novel, Irving Stone brings to life the tender and poignant love story of Rachel and Andrew Jackson. "Beyond any doubt one of the great romances of all time."
Tell the world why 11 February 1952 is such a special date for you!