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Friday 15 August 1952

US date format: 8/15/1952, UK date format: 15/8/1952

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 15, 1952). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Bernard Lacombe and Marc Hardy. Monkey Business, directed by Howard Hawks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952 while Give The Lady What She Wants by Lloyd Wendt and Herman Kogan was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Meet Your Match.
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Movies

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Monkey Business

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: Cary Grant, Ginger Rogers, Marilyn Monroe, Charles Coburn

Country: United States of America

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Penny Princess

Directed by: Val Guest

Starring: Yolande Donlan, Dirk Bogarde, A.E. Matthews, Reginald Beckwith

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Big Jim McLain

Directed by: Edward Ludwig

Starring: John Wayne, Nancy Olson, James Arness, Alan Napier

Country: United States of America

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Ahora soy rico

Directed by: Rogelio A. González

Starring: Pedro Infante, Marga López, Antonio Aguilar, Irma Dorantes

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The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima

Directed by: John Brahm

Starring: Gilbert Roland, Angela Clarke, Frank Silvera, Jay Novello

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TV Series

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

Meet Your Match

Directed by: MARK STOLZENBERG

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Kidnapped

Directed by: Robert Stevenson

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Mister Peepers

Written by: David Swift

Starring: Wally Cox, Marion Lorne, Tony Randall, Patricia Benoit

Country: United States of America

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The Liberace Show

Starring: Liberace, George Liberace

Country: United States of America

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Boss Lady

Directed by: Vanessa Lynn

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Hawaii ? Toro Nagashi (Floating Lantern Ceremony) to commemorate the end of the second world war
  • Poland ? Polish Armed Forces Day
  • Eastern Orthodoxy ? Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos, the commemoration of the death of Mary, the mother of Jesus.
  • RC Saints ? Feast day of the Assumption of Mary, the mother of Jesus, Holy Day of Obligation. Public Holiday in: Austria, Belgium, Cameroon, Chile, C(te d'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, East Timor, France, Greece, India, Italy, Lebanon, Lithuania, Malta, Mauritius, Poland, Portugal, Seychelles, Slovenia and Spain.
  • Acadie ? National Day
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Facts:
  • 19th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Los Angeles 10, All-Stars 7 (88,316)
  • Devon, United Kingdom A flashflood drenches the town of Lynmouth, killing 34 people.

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Books

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Give The Lady What She Wants

By: Lloyd Wendt and Herman Kogan

Black cloth with gilt stamped with gloved hand holding a rose and PRESENTATION COPY. Inscribed and signed by Hughston M. McBain.

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Catherine Carter

By: Pamela Hansford Johnson

Catherine Carter tells of two ardent people who loved each other passionately and who have to fight to bring their love to fulfilment.

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The Shining Tides

By: Win Brooks

281 pages. set in Cape Cod "It has vigor and a kind of splendor." From inside flap. BCE

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The Cruel Sea

By: Nicholas Monsarrat

A powerful novel of the North Atlantic in World Wat II, this is the story of the British ships Compass Rose and Saltash and of their desparate cat-and-mouse game with Nazi U-boats.

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