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Sunday 30 September 1951

1951-09-30

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). 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.
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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 ?

Mark Saber

Starring: Tom Conway, James Burke

Country: United States

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Schlitz Playhouse

Starring: James Mason, Irene Dunne

Country: United States

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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 30 September 1951 ?

Holidays:
  • Spo TomT and Prfncipe - Agricultural Reform (Nationalization) Day
  • September 30 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • International Translation Day
  • Botswana - Independence Day (1966)
  • RC Saints - Saint Jerome
Famous Birthdays:
  • Nicholas Yermakov: United States -- Sci-fi author (Epiphany, Jehad, Clique).
  • Catie Ball: American swimmer, an Olympics champion who took a gold medal in 1968 in the women's 4x100m Medley Relay.
  • John Lloyd: English screenwriter and producer.
  • Barry Marshall: Australian physician and academic Nobel Prize laureate.
  • Simon White: English astrophysicist and academic.
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Music Charts

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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

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

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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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