Wednesday 26 March 1952
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include David Amess and Didier Pironi.
The Man in the White Suit, directed by Alexander Mackendrick, 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 Death Valley Days.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 26 March 1952 ?
- Saint Emmanuel (died 304)
- Saint Ludger
- Saint Larissa
- Prince Kuhio Day in Hawaii
- Zoroastrianism - Prophet Zoroaster's Birthday.
See other famous people born on 26 March
David Amess: British politician, a Member of Parliament returned at General Election 6/11/1987.
Didier Pironi: French driving racer (Formula 1) and off-shore pilot.
T Barron: American author.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1952 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in March 1952?
- Life: Democrats dilemma
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Estes Kefauver -- Mar. 24, 1952
- Life: Prettiest show girl
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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 ...
A powerful novel of the North Atlantic in World War II, telling the story of two British ships and their desparate cat-and-mouse game with Nazi U-boats.
This a novel about a major general - a specialist in combat who became a general through the ambition of his wife Muriel. General Goodwin had led tanks through the turmoil of war with only the usual press attention.
In this acclaimed biographical novel, Irving Stone brings to life the tender and poignant love story of Rachel and Andrew Jackson. "Beyond any doubt one of the great romances of all time."
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Tell the world why 26 March 1952 is such a special date for you!