Sunday 20 January 1952
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ian Hill and Terry Meyers.
Bend of the River, directed by Anthony Mann, 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 The Continental.
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- Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
- Saint Fabian
- Epiphanius of Pavia
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Sebastian
- Presidential Inauguration Day in the United States.
- The Eve of St. Agnes.
- Ian Hill: Bass guitarist (Judas Priest-Breakin the Law).
- Terry Meyers: Canadian beauty queen, winner of the Miss Canada contest, 1975.
- Paul Stanley: Guitarist.
- Nikos Sideris: Greek psychiatrist and poet.
- John Witherow: South African-English journalist and author.
- Arthur Farwell: Composer, dies at 74.
- Louise Suggs wins LPGA Tampa Golf Open.
- British army occupies Ismailiya, Suez Canal Zone.
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