Monday December 08, 1952
US date format: 12/8/1952, UK date format: 8/12/1952
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 8, 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 Richie Morales and Khaw Boon Wan.
In UK Here In My Heart by Al Martino was in the top 5 hits.
The Bad and the Beautiful, directed by Vincente Minnelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952
while The Houses In Between by Howard Spring was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Valentino.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 08, 1952?
- Malta - Public Holiday.
- Panama - Mother's Day
- Romania - Constitution Day
- Bulgaria - Day of the Student (studentski praznik)
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- 1st TV acknowledgement of pregnancy (I Love Lucy)
- French troops shoot on demonstrators at Casablanca, 50 die.
- Isaak Ben-Zwi elected President of Israel.
- Charles Lightoller: English second officer on the Titanic...
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 08, 1952?
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