Thursday 17 January 1952
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Bend of the River, directed by Anthony Mann, 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..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 17 January 1952 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
- Ryuichi Sakamoto in Japan rocker (Academy Award 1988: Yellow Magic Orchestra).
- Larry Fortensky: American former husband of Elizabeth Taylor.
- Darrell Porter: American baseball player and sportscaster (d. 2002).
- Ryuichi Sakamoto: Japanese pianist composer producer and actor (Yellow Magic Orchestra).
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