Saturday 11 October 1952
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Bernard Oger and Paulette Carlson.
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.
On TV people were watching I Married Joan.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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The Ford Television Theatre
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Bernard Oger: French personality in the world of horse racing, a jockey, driver and coach.
Paulette Carlson: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Highway 101).
Mark Goodman: American television host and actor.
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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
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
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.
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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