Friday December 12, 1952
US date format: 12/12/1952, UK date format: 12/12/1952
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 12, 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 Yolande Folliot and Cathy Rigby.
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 12, 1952?
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
- Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)
- Dallas Texans (former Boston Yankees) play last game, last original team.
- Bedrich Hrozny: Czech orientalist and linguist (Born...
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 12, 1952?
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