Thursday 14 February 1952, Valentine's Day
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Nancy Keenan and Will McEnaney.
Jour de fête, directed by Jacques Tati, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952
while The End Of The Affair by Graham Greene was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Life Is Worth Living.
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- Denmark - Fastelavn. Children dress up, much like Halloween in the US.
- Arizona - Admission Day (1912).
- Mexico - Day of National Mourning (1831).
- Oregon - Admission Day (1859).
- Western World - Valentine's Day.
- Iraq - 'Communist Martyrs Day' celebrated by Iraqi Communist Party.
- Europe/Catholicism - Feast day of Saints Cyril and Methodius, patron saints of Europe.
- Saint Abraham (d. 422)
- Saint Valentine (d. 422).
- Nancy Keenan: American reproductive-rights advocate.
- Will McEnaney: American baseball player, a left-handed pitcher who played with the Cincinnati Reds, Montreal Expos, Pittsburgh Pirates, and St. Louis Cardinals between 1974 and 1979.
- Dorothy Bishop: English psychologist and academic.
- Sushma Swaraj: Indian lawyer and politician Indian Minister of External Affairs.
- Maurice De Waele: Belgian cyclist (Born 1896).
- 6th Olympic winter games open at Oslo, Norway
- Comedian Joey Adams marries gossip columnist Cindy Heller.
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