Monday May 05, 1952

US date format: 5/5/1952, UK date format: 5/5/1952

We've performed the most in-depth research possibile on May 5, 1952, here's what our experts found out: it was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on May 5, 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 Michael Cornelison and Campbell McComas. Red Ball Express, directed by Budd Boetticher, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1952 while The Sea Around Us by Rachel Carson was one of the best selling book.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Martyrs Neophytos, Gaius and Gaianus
  • Euthymios the Wonderworker
  • Barlaam of Serpukhov
  • Martin and Heraclius of Illyria
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Events

  • Pulitzer prize awarded to Herman Wouk (Caine Mutiny)

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Movies

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Red Ball Express

Red Ball Express

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Budd Boetticher

Starring: Jeff Chandler, Alex Nicol, Charles Drake, Judith Braun

Paula

Paula

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Rudolph Maté

Starring: Loretta Young, Kent Smith, Alexander Knox, Tommy Rettig

Kangaroo

Kangaroo

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Lewis Milestone

Starring: Maureen O'Hara, Peter Lawford, Finlay Currie, Richard Boone

Red Planet Mars

Red Planet Mars

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Harry Horner

Starring: Peter Graves, Andrea King, Herbert Berghof, Walter Sande

Forbidden Games

Forbidden Games

Release year: 1952

Directed by: René Clément

Starring: Georges Poujouly, Brigitte Fossey, Amédée, Laurence Badie

Country: United States of America

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Books

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The Sea Around Us by Rachel Carson

The Sea Around Us

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Published in 1951, The Sea Around Us is one of the most remarkably successful books ever written about the natural world. Rachel Carson's rare ability to combine scientific insight with moving, poetic prose catapulted her book to first place on …

Adventures In Two Worlds by A.J. Cronin

Adventures In Two Worlds

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Adventures in Two Worlds.

Gods, Graves And Scholars by C.W. Ceram

Gods, Graves And Scholars

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As stated by the author, "My book was written without scholarly pretensions. My aim was to portray the dramatic qualityes of archeology, its human side."

The Gown Of Glory by Agnes Sligh Turnbull

The Gown Of Glory

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The Gown of Glory

A Stone For Danny Fisher by Harold Robbins

A Stone For Danny Fisher

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As a teenager, Danny Fisher had all he ever wanted -- a dog, a grown-up summer job, flirtatious relationships with older women -- and a talent for ruthless boxing that quickly

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on May 05, 1952?

On May 05, 1952 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is May 05, 1952?

On May 05, 1952 the zodiac sign was Taurus.

Who was the US President on May 05, 1952?

On May 05, 1952 the US President was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 05, 1952?

On May 05, 1952 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 05, 1952?

On May 05, 1952 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on May 05, 1952?

On May 05, 1952 several famous people were born including, Michael Cornelison, Campbell McComas, Louis Cortelezzi.