Saturday 28 June 1952
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men, directed by Ken Annakin, 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..
Have a look at the old newspapers from 28 June 1952 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
I've Got a Secret
Which were the important events of 28 June 1952 ?
- Feast of St Irenaeus of Lyon
- Vidovdan, Orthodox religious holiday commemorating St. Vitus
- National Handshake Day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1952 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in June 1952?
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Commodore Manning -- June 23, 1952
- Life: Mailorder fashions
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 Wat II, this is the story of the British ships Compass Rose and Saltash and of 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."
Tell the world why 28 June 1952 is such a special date for you!