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Saturday 6 January 1951, Epiphany

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 6, 1951). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Don Gullett and Kim Wilson. The Steel Helmet, directed by Samuel Fuller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951 while The Little World Of Don Camillo by Giovanni Guareschi was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Better Half.
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Movies

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The Steel Helmet

Directed by: Samuel Fuller

Starring: Gene Evans, Robert Hutton, Steve Brodie, James Edwards

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The Mating Season

Directed by: Mitchell Leisen

Starring: Gene Tierney, John Lund, Miriam Hopkins, Thelma Ritter

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All About Eve

Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Starring: Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Celeste Holm

Country: United States

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Woman on the Run

Directed by: Norman Foster

Starring: Ann Sheridan, Dennis O'Keefe, Robert Keith, John Qualen

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Aventurera

Directed by: Alberto Gout

Starring: Ninón Sevilla, Tito Junco, Andrea Palma, Rubén Rojo

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Better Half

Directed by: Michael Winnick

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Little Women

Directed by: Gillian Armstrong

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Racket Squad

Starring: Reed Hadley, Hugh Beaumont

Country: United States

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The Big Picture

Starring: Audie Murphy, Vic Morrow, Lorne Greene, William Kendall

Country: United States

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Ted Mack Family Hour

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 January 1951 ?

Holidays:
  • Epiphany (National Holiday) in Italy
  • Christianity (except Eastern and Oriental Orthodox who follow the Julian Calendar) - Epiphany of the Lord (a.k.a. "Twelfth Day of Christmas" and Three Kings Day in some areas).
  • In the Irish Calendar- Little Christmas or Nollaig na mBan (Women's Christmas) and/or Twelfth Day.
  • Twelfth Night, or The Lord of Misrule
  • Rastafari movement - Celebration of the ceremonial birthday of Haile Selassie
Famous Birthdays:
  • Don Gullett: American baseball player and coach.
  • Kim Wilson: American singer-songwriter and harmonica player (The Fabulous Thunderbirds).
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Facts:
  • Pardon Our French closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 100 performances
  • Indianapolis beats Rochester 75-73 in NBA-record six overtimes.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 06, 1951 - Geocentric view

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Books

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The Little World Of Don Camillo

By: Giovanni Guareschi

Hear is a happy book inspired by a lively faith in men of good will and God's infinite patience with his creatures. Text is clean, bright and mark free.

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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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Joy Street

By: Frances Parkinson Keyes

A young woman brought up in a Brahmin family on Beacon Hill falls in love with a man from a very different background.

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Helena

By: Evelyn Waugh

Helena is the intelligent, horse-mad daughter of a British chieftain who is thrown into marriage with the man who will one day become the Roman emperor Constantius.

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