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Saturday 19 April 1952

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Adny Shernoff and Alexis Arguello. The Man in the White Suit, directed by Alexander Mackendrick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952 while My Cousin Rachel by Daphne du Maurier was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Broadway Television Theatre.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Man in the White Suit

Directed by: Alexander Mackendrick

Starring: Alec Guinness, Joan Greenwood, Cecil Parker

Country: United States

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Singin' in the Rain

Directed by: Stanley Donen

Starring: Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor, Debbie Reynolds

Country: United States

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Los olvidados

Directed by: Luis Buuel

Starring: Alfonso Meja, Roberto Cobo, Estela Inda

Country: United States

Rancho Notorious

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Marlene Dietrich, Arthur Kennedy, Mel Ferrer

Country: United States

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Love Is Better Than Ever

Directed by: Stanley Donen

Starring: Larry Parks, Elizabeth Taylor, Josephine Hutchinson

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Broadway Television Theatre

Starring: Sylvia Sidney, Melville Cooper, Edward Everett Horton, Ernest Truex

Country: United States

Death Valley Days

Starring: Stanley Andrews

Country: United States

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The Unexpected

Starring: Herbert Marshall

Country: United States

Life Is Worth Living

Starring: Fulton J. Sheen

Country: United States

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Winnie-the-Pooh

Starring: Pamela Brown, Dorothy Gordon, Deryck Guyler, Cameron Hall

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 April 1952 ?

Holidays:
  • Republic Day (Sierra Leone).
  • Declaration of Independence Day (Venezuela).
  • Easter Sunday 1908, 1981, 1987, 1992. In the Gregorian Calendar Easter Sunday falls on 19 April more often than on any other date.
  • Bicycle Day.
  • The Roman holiday of Cerealia ends. (Roman Empire)
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Facts:
  • 56th Boston Marathon won by Doroteo Flores of Guatemala in 2:31:53.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1952 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Georgia Gibbs - Kiss of Fire

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Italian fashions
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Bishop Fulton Sheen -- Apr. 14, 1952
  • Life: Marilyn Monroe

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 Wat II, this is the story of the British ships Compass Rose and Saltash and of their desparate cat-and-mouse game with Nazi U-boats.

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Melville Goodwin, Usa

By: John Marquand

Excerpt from Melville Goodwin, USAThere Could Always Be a Palace Revolution But Don't Quote the General Personally Time to Meet the Gang.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books.

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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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