Saturday February 02, 1952

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

We've performed the most in-depth research possibile on February 2, 1952, here's what our experts found out: it was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see zodiac on February 2, 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 Christiane Taubira and Park Geun-hye. La vérité sur Bébé Donge, directed by Henri Decoin, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1952 while Melville Goodwin, Usa by John Marquand was one of the best selling book. On TV people were watching Rebound.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Ancient Latvia - Veja Diena observed.
  • St. Adelbald
  • Catholicism - Candlemas, The Presentation of the Lord, The Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary, World Day for Consecrated Life (also February 3 in the United States).
  • United States and Canada - Groundhog Day.
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Events

  • George VI (King of the United Kingdom and his dominions, of Canada, of South Africa, of Australia, of New Zealand and of Ceylon) dies aged 56 after a long illness. He is succeeded by his daughter The Princess Elizabeth, Duchess of Edinburgh (now Elizabeth II), who is on a visit to Kenya. She is simultaneously proclaimed Queen of Canada at Rideau Hall, Ottawa, Ontario.
  • In the United States, a mechanical heart is used for the first time in a human patient.

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Movies

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La vérité sur Bébé Donge

La vérité sur Bébé Donge

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Henri Decoin

Starring: Danielle Darrieux, Jean Gabin, Jacques Castelot, Daniel Lecourtois

Viva Zapata!

Viva Zapata!

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Elia Kazan

Starring: Marlon Brando, Jean Peters, Anthony Quinn, Joseph Wiseman

Country: United States of America

El ceniciento

El ceniciento

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Gilberto Martínez Solares

Starring: Germán Valdés, Alicia Caro, Andrés Soler, Marcelo Chávez

Colorado Sundown

Colorado Sundown

Release year: 1952

Directed by: William Witney

Starring: Rex Allen, Koko, Mary Ellen Kay, Slim Pickens

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TV Series

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Rebound

Rebound

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Megan Freels Johnston

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Books

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Melville Goodwin, Usa by John Marquand

Melville Goodwin, Usa

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Finalist for the National Book Award: This sweeping novel set in the aftermath of World War II reveals the story behind the creation of an American icon Major General Melville A.

Winds Of Morning by Harold Lenoir Davis

Winds Of Morning

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A stirring, provocative novel of the American Northwest in the 1920s, written with the same buoyant vigor, the sharp characterization, and the pungent wisdom that captivated readers of H.L.

The Cruel Sea by Nicholas Monsarrat

The Cruel Sea

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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.

The Greatest Book Ever Written by Fulton Oursler

The Greatest Book Ever Written

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Bible, Catholicism, Biblical Studies

The Catherine Wheel by Jean Stafford

The Catherine Wheel

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Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First U.S. edition. About fine in dj with small frays at the spine tips and a tiny chip

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 02, 1952?

On February 02, 1952 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is February 02, 1952?

On February 02, 1952 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on February 02, 1952?

On February 02, 1952 the US President was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 02, 1952?

On February 02, 1952 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 02, 1952?

On February 02, 1952 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on February 02, 1952?

On February 02, 1952 several famous people were born including, Christiane Taubira, Park Geun-hye, Carol Ann Susi.

Which famous people died on February 02, 1952?

Famous people died on February 02, 1952 include, Charles De Roche, Johann Babtist Thaller.