Thursday 21 February 1952
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Love Is Better Than Ever, directed by Stanley Donen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952
while The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 February 1952 ?
- Saint Pepin of Landen
- Language Martyrs' Day - A day celebrated by Bengali speaking people for gaining right of mother tongue.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Peter Damiani.
- Saint Randoald
- International Mother Language Day (UNESCO).
- Jean Jacques Burnel: British musician.
- Jean-Jacques Burnel: English bass player songwriter and producer (The Stranglers).
- Jeff Shaara: American author.
- Jean-Jacques Brunel: rock bassist (Stranglers - "Dreamtime").
- Dick Button performs first figure skating triple jump in competition.
- Bangladesh Martyrs Day (martyrs of Bengali Language Movement).
- The British government, under Winston Churchill, abolishes identity cards in the UK to ''set the people free''.
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