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Friday 16 November 1951

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Alain Etchegoyen and Philippe Guglielmi. Superman and the Mole-Men, directed by Lee Sholem, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951 while The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Dagmar's Canteen.
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TV Series

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

Dagmar's Canteen

Starring: Dagmar, Milton Delugg, Ray Malone, Jean Egnor

Country: United States

Out There

Starring: Casey Allen, Robert Webber, Arthur Batanides, Stewart Bradley

Country: United States

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Foreign Intrigue

Starring: Jerome Thor, Gerald Mohr, James Daly

Country: United States

I Love Lucy

Starring: Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Vivian Vance, William Frawley

Country: United States

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Goodyear Playhouse

Starring: Walter Matthau, David White, Constance Ford, Gene Lyons

Country: United States

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Superman and the Mole-Men

Directed by: Lee Sholem

Starring: George Reeves, Phyllis Coates, Jeff Corey

Country: United States

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Fixed Bayonets!

Directed by: Samuel Fuller

Starring: Richard Basehart, Gene Evans, Michael O'Shea

Country: United States

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Laughter in Paradise

Directed by: Mario Zampi

Starring: Alastair Sim, Fay Compton, Guy Middleton

Country: United States

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Quo Vadis

Directed by: Mervyn LeRoy

Starring: Robert Taylor, Deborah Kerr, Leo Genn

Country: United States

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Brighton Rock

Directed by: John Boulting

Starring: Richard Attenborough, Hermione Baddeley, William Hartnell

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 November 1951 ?

Holidays:
  • USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
  • Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • International Day for Tolerance
  • Iceland - Dagur fslenskrar tungu (Icelandic Language Day)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Alain Etchegoyen: French philosopher and novelist, who wrote some twenty books, essays and novels.
  • Philippe Guglielmi: French politician and Grand Master of the 'Grand Orient de France' (1997-1999).
  • Paula Vogel: American Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, she won the prestigious award in 1998 for "How I Learned to Drive.
  • Miguel Sandoval: American actor and director.
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Music Charts

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1951?

  • Life: Anthony Eden
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Benjamin F. Fairless -- Nov. 12, 1951
  • Life: Ginger Rogers

Books

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

Moses

By: Sholem Asch

Hardcover: 505 pages Publisher: GP Putnam's Sons, NY; First Edition edition (June 1951) Language: English ISBN-10: 999740629X ISBN-13: 978-9997406293 Product Dimensions: 8.3 x 6.1 x 1.5

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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 Little World Of Don Camillo

By: Giovanni Guareschi

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION Reviews ‘Written with such warmth and simplicity, so concerned with the trivialities of everyday life and giving us so shrewd a glimpse into the minds of the people .

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From Here to Eternity

By: James Jones

Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all timeTHE COMPLETE UNCENSORED EDITION • THE WORLD WAR II MASTERPIECE AS IT WAS MEANT TO BE READ • WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD Diamond Head, ...

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