Tuesday December 02, 1952

US date format: 12/2/1952, UK date format: 2/12/1952

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 2, 1952). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Caroline Myss and Karen Hamaker-Zondag. 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 Great Enterprise by H.A. Overstreet was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Big Idea.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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The Star

Directed by: Stuart Heisler

Starring: Bette Davis, Sterling Hayden, Natalie Wood, Warner Anderson

Battles of Chief Pontiac

Directed by: Felix E. Feist

Starring: Lex Barker, Helen Westcott, Lon Chaney Jr., Berry Kroeger

The Golden Coach

Directed by: Jean Renoir

Starring: Anna Magnani, Odoardo Spadaro, Nada Fiorelli, Dante

Million Dollar Mermaid

Directed by: Mervyn LeRoy

Starring: Esther Williams, Victor Mature, Walter Pidgeon, David Brian

Twilight Women

Directed by: Gordon Parry

Starring: Freda Jackson, Rene Ray, Lois Maxwell, Laurence Harvey

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 02, 1952?


    Holidays

  • Laos - National Day
  • United Arab Emirates - National Day (independence from Britain, 1971)
  • R.C. Saints - St Bibiana

    Events

  • First human birth televised to public (KOA-TV Denver, Colorado, USA).
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 02, 1952?


TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

The Big Idea

Directed by: Matt Thompson

Valentino

Directed by: Ken Russell

The Pickwick Papers

Directed by: Warwick Gilbert

Huckleberry Finn

Directed by: J. Lee Thompson

All Aboard

Directed by: Fred Levine

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1952?

Books

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

The Great Enterprise

By: H.A. Overstreet

Relating OURSELF TO OUR WORLD. PART ONE. EQUIPMENT FOR MATURING 1. THE SELF IMAGE 2. IMAGES OF OTHERS 3. THE EGOCENTRIC TRAP 4. Over under relations 5.

The Old Man And The Sea

By: Ernest Hemingway

The Old Man and the Sea is one of Hemingway's most enduring works. Told in language of great simplicity and power, it is the story of an old Cuban fisherman, down

The Power Of Positive Thinking

By: Norman Vincent Peale

An international bestseller with over five million copies in print, The Power of Positive Thinking has helped men and women around the world to achieve fulfillment in their lives through Dr.

East of Eden

By: John Steinbeck

A masterpiece of Biblical scope, and the magnum opus of one of America’s most enduring authorsIn his journal, Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck called East of Eden "the first book," and indeed it has the primordial power and simplicity of …

Abraham Lincoln

By: Benjamin P. Thomas

Long considered a classic, Benjamin P. Thomas's Abraham Lincoln: A Biography takes an incisive look at one of American history's greatest figures.


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