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Sunday 6 January 1952, Epiphany

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 6, 1952). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Grant Goodeve in New Haven and Armelia McQueen in North Carolina. In UK Here In My Heart by Al Martino was in the top 5 hits. Detective Story, directed by William Wyler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952 while The Serpent-Wreathed Staff by Alice Tisdale Hobart was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Hit Parade.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Detective Story

Directed by: William Wyler

Starring: Kirk Douglas, Eleanor Parker, William Bendix, Cathy O'Donnell

Country: United States

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The Magic Carpet

Directed by: Lew Landers

Starring: Lucille Ball, John Agar, Patricia Medina, George Tobias

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Directed by: Steve Sekely

Starring: Veronica Lake, Zachary Scott, Arturo de Córdova, Irene Ajay

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Ten Tall Men

Directed by: Willis Goldbeck

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Jody Lawrance, Gilbert Roland, Kieron Moore

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Unknown World

Directed by: Terry O. Morse

Starring: Bruce Kellogg, Otto Waldis, Jim Bannon, Tom Handley

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TV Series

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

Hit Parade

Directed by: Joe Casey

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Joseph Schildkraut Presents

Starring: Joseph Schildkraut

Country: United States

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The U.S. Royal Showcase

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 January 1952 ?

  • 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
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Planetary positions on January 06, 1952 - Geocentric view

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The Serpent-Wreathed Staff

By: Alice Tisdale Hobart

WW2 story of twin doctors who each had a different view how patients were treated.

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Wait For The Wagon

By: Mary Lasswell

Kindhearted and loudmouthed Mrs. Feeley, Mrs. Rasmussen, and Miss Tinkham have only just set out on their long-awaited cross-country drive to the West Coast when the trouble begins.

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The Forrestal Diaries

By: Walter Millis and E.S. Duffield

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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