Friday 22 August 1952
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Captain Pirate, directed by Ralph Murphy, 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..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 22 August 1952 ?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
- Peter Laughner: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Rocket from the Tombs and Pere Ubu) (d. 1977).
- The penal colony on Devil's Island is permanently closed.
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