Monday December 01, 1952
US date format: 12/1/1952, UK date format: 1/12/1952
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 1, 1952). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Sherry Aldridge and Anodea Judith.
In UK Here In My Heart by Al Martino was in the top 5 hits.
The Star, directed by Stuart Heisler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952
while The Sea Around Us by Rachel Carson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Valentino.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 01, 1952?
- Ancient Latvia - Barbes Diena observed
- Feast day of St Eligius
- Romania - Union Day (the national holiday)
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- The New York Daily News reports the news of Christine Jorgenson, the first notable case of sexual reassignment surgery.
- Victor E Orlando: Italian premier (1917-19), dies at age...
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 01, 1952?
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