Sunday 22 April 1951
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
The Thing from Another World, directed by Christian Nyby, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951
while From Here To Eternity by James Jones 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 months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 22 April 1951 ?
- Saints Soter and Caius
- Saint Leonidas (died 202)
- Brazil - Discovery Day.
- Saint Theodorus (d. 613)
- Paul Carrack: English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Ace Squeeze Mike + The Mechanics and Roxy Music).
- Aivars Kalējs: Latvian organist composer and pianist.
- Ana Shua: Argentinian author and poet.
- Ana Maria Shua: Argentine poet.
- Ticker-tape parade for General Douglas MacArthur in New York City, New York, USA.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1951 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Sound Off (The Duckworth Chant) - Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra
- On Top Of Old Smoky - Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra
- When You and I Were Young Maggie, Blues - Gary Crosby & Friend (Bing Crosby)
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