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Thursday 27 September 1951

It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Paul Craig and Anthony Laciura. An American in Paris, directed by Vincente Minnelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951 while The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Celanese Theatre.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

An American in Paris

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Starring: Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant

Country: United States

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Across the Wide Missouri

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Starring: Clark Gable, Ricardo Montalban, John Hodiak

Country: United States

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No Highway in the Sky

Directed by: Henry Koster

Starring: James Stewart, Marlene Dietrich, Glynis Johns

Country: United States

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The Day the Earth Stood Still

Directed by: Robert Wise

Starring: Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Hugh Marlowe

Country: United States

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A Streetcar Named Desire

Directed by: Elia Kazan

Starring: Vivien Leigh, Marlon Brando, Kim Hunter

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

Celanese Theatre

Starring: Philip Coolidge, Wendell Corey, Ralph Morgan

Country: United States

Cosmopolitan Theatre

Starring: Bramwell Fletcher

Country: United States

Mr. District Attorney

Starring: Jay Jostyn, Len Doyle, Vicky Vola

Country: United States

Gruen Guild Theater

Starring: Robert Hutton, Steve Brodie, Bonita Granville, Ludwig Donath

Country: United States

The Amazing Mr. Malone

Starring: Lee Tracy

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 September 1951 ?

Holidays:
  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mashfyyat (Will) - First day of the eleventh month of the Bah�'f Calendar
  • RC Saints - Saint Vincent de Paul
  • Ethiopian Orthodox Church - Meskel
  • Also see September 27 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • French Republican Calendar - Balsamine (Impatiens) Day, sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Persian troops occupies oil refinery at Abadan

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1951 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Sin (It's No Sin) - Eddy Howard & His Orchestra
  2. Patti Page - And So to Sleep Again
  3. Wonder Why - Vic Damone

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1951?

  • Life: Gene Tierney
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: General Jean de Tassigny -- Sep. 24, 1951
  • Life: Chorus girl

Books

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

From Here to Eternity

By: James Jones

Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all timeTHE COMPLETE UNCENSORED EDITION • THE WORLD WAR II MASTERPIECE AS IT WAS MEANT TO BE READ • WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD Diamond Head, ...

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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 ...

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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

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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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