Friday 18 July 1952
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include James Forbes and Anne Finucane.
High Noon, directed by Fred Zinnemann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952
while The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Masquerade Party.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 July 1952 ?
- Uruguay - Constitution Day
- James Forbes: Basketball player (1972 Olympics - Silver Medalist).
- Anne Finucane: American business executive, she is the Northeast president and director of strategic management issues for Bank of America Corp.
- Roberto Fontana: Venezuelan photographer whose work has been shown in exhibitions such as the 2014 ‘Urbes Mutantes’ at the International Center of Photography in New York City.
- KWGN TV channel 2 in Denver, CO (IND) begins broadcasting
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