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Sunday 16 November 1952

1952-11-16

It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Road to Bali, directed by Hal Walker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952 while East Of Eden by John Steinbeck was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Road to Bali

Directed by: Hal Walker

Starring: Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour

Country: United States

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Kansas City Confidential

Directed by: Phil Karlson

Starring: John Payne, Coleen Gray, Preston Foster

Country: United States

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Gaslight

Directed by: Thorold Dickinson

Starring: Anton Walbrook, Diana Wynyard, Frank Pettingell

Country: United States

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Montana Belle

Directed by: Allan Dwan

Starring: Jane Russell, George Brent, Scott Brady

Country: United States

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The Prisoner of Zenda

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

Starring: Stewart Granger, Deborah Kerr, Louis Calhern

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Your Jeweler's Showcase

Starring: Sheldon Leonard, Jack Kruschen, Steve Brodie, Bob Sweeney

Country: United States

Omnibus

Starring: Alistair Cooke

Country: United States

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My Hero

Starring: Robert Cummings, Julie Bishop, John Litel

Country: United States

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Biff Baker, U.S.A.

Starring: Alan Hale Jr., Randy Stuart

Country: United States

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Victory at Sea

Starring: Leonard Graves

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 November 1952 ?

Holidays:
  • USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
  • Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • International Day for Tolerance
  • Iceland - Dagur fslenskrar tungu (Icelandic Language Day)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Shigeru Miyamoto: Japanese video game designer.
  • Peter Keefe: American screenwriter and producer (d. 2010).
  • Robin McKinley: American-English author.
  • Terry Buske: American astrologer, editor and production manager at Llewellyn publications from January 1982.
  • Piero Falchetta: Italian archivist in Biblioteca Marciana, essayist and translator.
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1952?

  • Life: Woman Duck hunter
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Dwight D. Eisenhower and Richard M. Nixon -- Nov. 10, 1952
  • Life: Completion of UN

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Caine Mutiny

By: Herman Wouk

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 ...

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The Cruel Sea

By: Nicholas Monsarrat

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.

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Melville Goodwin, Usa

By: John Marquand

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.

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The President'S Lady

By: Irving Stone

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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