It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). .
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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Historical Events

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Holidays
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Adomnan of Iona, Saint Constantius, Saint Thecla.
  • French Republican Calendar - Safran (Saffron) Day, second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Saudi Arabia - National Day (unification 1932)
  • Japanese Autumnal equinox Day (????/Sh?bun no hi)
  • Celebrate Bisexuality Day - September 23rd of every year is designated as Celebrate Bisexuality Day and celebrated by members of the bisexual community and their allies worldwide. Observed annually since 1999.
  • Also see September 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • In ancient Latvia, the second day of Mikeli
  • Astrology: Usually the first day of sun sign Libra in the tropical zodiac.
  • Traditional New Year's Day in Constantinople and Eastern Orthodox churches ? because of the birthday of August, not because of the equinox.

Famous People born
Ron Klink: (Rep-D-Pennsylvania)

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Magazine Covers

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  •  Esquire Magazine cover Esquire
  •  TIME Magazine Cover: Kremlin Courier -- Sep. 17, 1951 Time
    TIME Magazine Cover: Kremlin Courier -- Sep. 17, 1951
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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

From Here to Eternity by James Jones

From Here to Eternity

by James Jones


Diamond Head, Hawaii, 1941.  Pvt. Robert E. Lee Prewitt is a champion welterweight and a fine bugler.  But when he refuses to join the company's boxing team, he gets "the treatment" that may break him or kill him.  First

The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk

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 its original publication in 1951, as one of the first serious works of American fiction to grapple with the moral complexities and the human consequences of World War II.

Moses by Sholem Asch

Moses

by Sholem Asch


Hardcover: 505 pages Publisher: GP Putnam's Sons, NY; First Edition edition (June 1951) Language: English ISBN-10: 999740629X ISBN-13: 978-9997406293 Product Dimensions: 8.3 x 6.1 x 1.5

The Cardinal by Henry Morton Robinson

The Cardinal

by Henry Morton Robinson


On its first publication, The Cardinal was an immediate bestseller. A selection of the Literary Guild, it was published in more than a dozen languages and sold over two million copies.

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