It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Halls of Montezuma, directed by Lewis Milestone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951
while Joy Street by Frances Parkinson Keyes 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 ?
Directed by: Lewis Milestone
Starring: Richard Widmark, Jack Palance, Reginald Gardiner
Country: United States
Directed by: George Cukor
Starring: Judy Holliday, William Holden, Broderick Crawford
Directed by: Victor Saville
Starring: Errol Flynn, Dean Stockwell, Paul Lukas
Directed by: Jean Cocteau
Starring: Jean Marais, Franois Prier, Mara Casares
Directed by: Michael Gordon
Starring: Jos Ferrer, Mala Powers, William Prince
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
Starring: Russell Nype
Starring: Peggy Ann Garner, Marcia Henderson, Peggy French, Richard Hayes
Starring: Jack LaLanne
Starring: Blaze Kelly Coyle, Larry Ferrari, Chief Traynor Ora Halftown, Michelle Krupa
Starring: Lawrence Welk, Dick Dale, Myron Floren, Lawrence Welk and His Orchestra
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By: James Jones
Diamond Head, Hawaii, 1941. Pvt. Robert E. Lee Prewitt is a champion welterweight and a fine bugler. But when he refuses to join the company's boxing team, he gets "the treatment" that may break him or kill him. First
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 ...
By: Sholem Asch
Moses was God's messenger. He brought a testament of faith, a love of justice and a hatred of tyranny to the world. His story has provided inspiration for countless movements of national liberation.
By: Henry Morton Robinson
On its first publication, The Cardinal was an immediate bestseller. A selection of the Literary Guild, it was published in more than a dozen languages and sold over two million copies.
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