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Wednesday 16 April 1952

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Peter Westbrook and Michel Blanc. The Man in the White Suit, directed by Alexander Mackendrick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952 while Through Charley'S Door by Emily Kimbrough was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Broadway Television Theatre.
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TV Series

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

Death Valley Days

Starring: Stanley Andrews

Country: United States

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Life Is Worth Living

Starring: Fulton J. Sheen

Country: United States

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Winnie-the-Pooh

Starring: Pamela Brown, Dorothy Gordon, Deryck Guyler, Cameron Hall

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Dangerous Assignment

Starring: Brian Donlevy

Country: United States

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The Christophers

Starring: Jack Haley, Gigi Perreau, Ruth Hussey, Dean Jagger

Country: United States

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Man in the White Suit

Directed by: Alexander Mackendrick

Starring: Alec Guinness, Joan Greenwood, Cecil Parker

Country: United States

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Singin' in the Rain

Directed by: Stanley Donen

Starring: Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor, Debbie Reynolds

Country: United States

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Rancho Notorious

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Marlene Dietrich, Arthur Kennedy, Mel Ferrer

Country: United States

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Love Is Better Than Ever

Directed by: Stanley Donen

Starring: Larry Parks, Elizabeth Taylor, Josephine Hutchinson

Country: United States

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5 Fingers

Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Starring: James Mason, Danielle Darrieux, Michael Rennie

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 April 1952 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Paternus
  • Saint Bernadette
  • Blessed HervT of Tours
  • Saint Turibius
  • Saint Fructuosus
Famous Birthdays:
  • Peter Westbrook: St. Louis, Missouri -- US fencer (1988, 92, 96 Olympics - Bronze Medalist).
  • Michel Blanc: French actor and director noted for playing losers and hypochondriacs (in "Les Bronzés"), but also more serious roles like "Mr Hire".
  • Billy West: Actor (Jimmy the Gent, Jealousy), dies at 82.
  • Bill Belichick: American football coach.
  • David Hann: American politician.
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Facts:
  • 4 Saints in 3 Acts opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 15 performances

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 1952?

  • Life: Italian fashions
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Bishop Fulton Sheen -- Apr. 14, 1952
  • Life: Marilyn Monroe

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Through Charley'S Door

By: Emily Kimbrough

Through Charley's Door is the true story of Emily Kimbrough's experiences working for the famous Marshall Field department store in 1920s Chicago.

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The Caine Mutiny

By: Herman Wouk

The Novel that Inspired the Now-Classic Film The Caine Mutiny and the Hit Broadway Play The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial Herman Wouk's boldly dramatic, brilliantly entertaining novel of life-and mutiny-on a Navy warship in the Pacific theater was immediately embraced, upon ...

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The Struggle For Europe

By: Chester Wilmot

Chester Wilmot’s The Struggle for Europe is the most highly regarded single-volume history of the Second World War in Europe. First published in 1952, the book has the advantage of the

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Spark Of Life

By: Erich Maria Remarque

In Spark of Life, a powerful classic from the renowned author of All Quiet on the Western Front, one man’s dream of freedom inspires a valiant resistance against the Nazi war

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