Saturday 11 October 1952
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
The Flowers of St. Francis, directed by Roberto Rossellini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952
while The Silver Chalice by Thomas B. Costain was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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The Ford Television Theatre
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See other famous people born on 11 October
Paulette Carlson: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Highway 101).
Mark Goodman: American television host and actor.
Bernard Oger: French personality in the world of horse racing, a jockey, driver and coach.
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What news were making the headlines those days in October 1952?
- Life: SF Opera Opening
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Joseph Stalin and Gregory Malenkov -- Oct. 6, 1952
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 War II, telling the story of two British ships and their desparate cat-and-mouse game with Nazi U-boats.
Finalist for the National Book Award: This sweeping novel set in the aftermath of World War II reveals the story behind the creation of an American icon Major General Melville A.
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."
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