Thursday October 16, 1952: on this day

October 16, 1952 was the 290th day of the year 1952, under the sign of Libra and the day of the week was Thursday.

Is October 16, 1952 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, the zodiac sign and moon phase on October 16, 1952, who was born and died on October 16, 1952, what holidays and observances are celebrated on October 16, 1952, which were the most popular songs (ex. Why Don't You Believe Me by Joni James), movies (e.g. The Steel Trap, directed by Andrew L. Stone), TV series (e.g. Operation Diplomat) books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about October 16th, 1952 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.

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What day of the week was October 16, 1952?


October 16, 1952 was a Thursday and it was the 290th day of the year 1952 in the Gregorian calendar.

October 16, 1952 can also be written as 10/16/1952 in the US and as 16/10/1952 in UK and Europe.

October 16, 1952 in October 1952 calendar

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October 16, 1952: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on October 16, 1952:

  • ''limelight'' opens in london writer/actor/director/producer charlie chaplin arrives by ocean liner in transit his re-entry permit to the usa is revoked by j. edgar hoover.

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October 16, 1952: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for October 16th is Libra.

Libra is the 7th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between September 23rd and October 22nd belong to the Libra sign: discover Libra personality and who should a Libra marry.

Babies born in October are either Libra or Scorpio. People born before October 22nd are Libra, while people born from October 23rd have the sign of Scorpio.

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October 16, 1952: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for October 16, 1952 is Dragon and the associated element is Water.

Discover the Dragon personality and how the Water Element might affect a person's traits and compatibility with other signs according to the Chinese zodiac.

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Discover the planets positions on October 16th, 1952 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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October 16, 1952: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on October 16, 1952 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on October 16, 1952 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on October 16, 1952 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 1% full, rising at 03:48 am and setting at 04:18 pm.

The previous full moon was on Oct 03, 1952 while the next full moon would come on Nov 01, 1952.

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Who was born on October 16, 1952?


Famous people born on October 16, 1952:

  • Ron Taylor (actor)

    Ron taylor is an american actor known for his roles in films such as trading places and cry-baby.

  • Cordell Mosson

    American bass player (parliament-funkadelic) (d. 2013).

  • Christopher Cox

    American politician and lawyer.

  • Crazy Mohan

    Indian actor, screenwriter, and playwright (d. 2019).

  • Glenys Thornton

    Baroness thornton, english politician.

  • Coşkun Sabah

    Turkish singer.

  • Boogie Mosson

    American musician (p funk).

  • Martha Smith

    American actress who plays a wisecracking agent in the tv series "scarecrow & mrs.

  • Ron Taylor

    American actor and singer (d.2002).

  • John Grochowalski
  • Touriya Jabrane
  • Natale Picano

Whose famous birthday is on October 16th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on October 16th:

  • Hema Malini
    Hema Malini

    Hema malini is an indian actress known for her work in hindi cinema, particularly for her roles in romantic and dramatic films.

  • Maidie Norman
    Maidie Norman

    Maidie norman was an american actress known for her roles in films such as 'what ever happened to baby jane?' and 'the long, hot summer'.

  • Tim Robbins
    Tim Robbins

    American actor, screenwriter and director, a quirky character lead.

  • Angela Lansbury
    Angela Lansbury

    British-american actress who rose to stardom in 1960s broadway musical "mame", then as jessica fletcher, a hit tv series called "murder she...

  • Suzanne Somers
    Suzanne Somers

    American actress, who appears in films and television series as the dumb-blonde.

  • Elsa Zylberstein
    Elsa Zylberstein

    French stage, tv and film actress, born to a polish jewish father (physicist), and a catholic mother.

  • Linda Darnell
    Linda Darnell

    American actress.

  • Corinna Harfouch
    Corinna Harfouch

    German actress.

  • David Zucker
    David Zucker

    American film producer, director and screenwriter, as well as actor and screenwriter, was a prolific filmmaker who made and directed many...

  • Max Bygraves
    Max Bygraves

    British cockney comedian, actor and stage performer who grew into a great character star.

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October 16, 1952: How old are you if you were born on that day?


You are 71 years 6 months old,

or 858 months and 7 days old,

or 3731 weeks and 5 days old,

or 26122 days old,

if you were born on October 16, 1952.

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on October 16, 1952?

There are 176 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday October 16th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on October 16, 1952?

You belong to the Baby Boomer Generation if you were born on October 16, 1952.

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October 16, 1952: What famous people died on that day?


What famous deaths happened on October 16th?

Famous deaths on October 16th:

  • Deborah Kerr
    Deborah Kerr

    Scottish-american actress, nominated six time for academy award in leading roles, including "from here to eternity,"" "beloved infidel,","...

  • Peggy Ann Garner
    Peggy Ann Garner

    Actress (ford theater), died at 53 from cancer.

  • Roy Dotrice
    Roy Dotrice

    Channel islands, guernsey -- actor (wizard).

  • Audra Lindley
    Audra Lindley

    American actress (d. 1997).

  • Jean Shepherd
    Jean Shepherd

    Multi-media comedian and writer from america.

  • John Dunsworth
    John Dunsworth

    Canadian actor and comedian (d. 2017).

  • Shirley Booth
    Shirley Booth

    Actress hazel dies at 85 from natural causes.

  • Rick Jason
    Rick Jason

    American actor (b. 1923).

  • Dan Dailey
    Dan Dailey

    American actor, singer, dancer, and director (b. 1913).

  • Ed Lauter
    Ed Lauter

    Long beach, new york -- actor.

See more famous people and celebrities who died on October 16th

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October 16, 1952: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Observances on October 16, 1952:

  • World Food Day [FAO]
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October 16, 1952: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on October 16, 1952 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week October 13th and October 19th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


October 16, 1952: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on October 16, 1952 was Why Don't You Believe Me by Joni James, according to the music chart for the week October 13th and October 19th.

October 16, 1952: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on October 16, 1952 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week October 13th and October 19th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Why Don't You Believe Me

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October 16, 1952: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on October 16, 1952 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

The Steel Trap

The Steel Trap

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Andrew L. Stone

Starring: Joseph Cotten, Teresa Wright, Jonathan Hale, Walter Sande

The Assassin

The Assassin

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Ralph Thomas

Starring: Richard Todd, Eva Bartok, John Gregson, George Coulouris

The Hour of 13

The Hour of 13

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Harold French

Starring: Peter Lawford, Dawn Addams, Roland Culver, Derek Bond

Flat Top

Flat Top

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Lesley Selander

Starring: Sterling Hayden, Richard Carlson, William Phipps, John Bromfield

Ghost Ship

Ghost Ship

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Vernon Sewell

Starring: Dermot Walsh, Hazel Court, Hugh Burden, John Robinson

October 16, 1952: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on October 16, 1952 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Operation Diplomat

Operation Diplomat

Release year: 1952

Directed by: John Guillermin

All Aboard

All Aboard

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Fred Levine

The Bob Hope Show

The Bob Hope Show

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Jack Shea

Our Miss Brooks

Our Miss Brooks

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Al Lewis

Starring: Eve Arden, Gale Gordon, Jane Morgan, Robert Rockwell

Country: United States of America

Four Star Playhouse

Four Star Playhouse

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Tay Garnett

Starring: David Niven, Dick Powell, Charles Boyer, Ida Lupino

Country: United States of America

October 16, 1952: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on October 16, 1952 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

Adlai E. Stevenson Of Illinois by Noel F. Busch

Adlai E. Stevenson Of Illinois

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This book, which was published before 1923, is a reproduction of an important original.

A Man Called Peter by Catherine Marshall

A Man Called Peter

By:

Catherine Marshall, in the Preface to A Man Called Peter tells about a dream she had following Peter Marshall's passing. Peter was working in a rose-garden and said, "I!"

The Houses In Between by Howard Spring

The Houses In Between

By:

by Howard Spring

From Under My Hat by Hedda Hopper

From Under My Hat

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Hedda is a great person and knows everything. She tells the truth about her friends and enemies, as well as herself. This bold and honest life story is a great example of how to tell it.

The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk

The Caine Mutiny

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The Novel That Inspired The Caine Mutiny Film and the Hit Broadway Play The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial Herman Wouk’s dramatic and brilliantly entertaining novel about life-and-mutiny-on-a Navy warship, in the Pacific theater, was instantly embraced upon its initial publication in …

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Who was the US President on October 16, 1952?

On October 16, 1952 the US President was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 16, 1952?

On October 16, 1952 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 16, 1952?

On October 16, 1952 the Pope was Pius XII.

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What is special about October 16th?

October 16th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 16th day of the month of October. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on October 16th, such as:

  • 2018 - Somali civil war (2009-present). the united states africa command, (africom), says that 60 al-shabaab militants were killed in an airstrike near harardhere, central somalia.
  • 2017 - War in somalia: 14 oct 2017 mogadishu bombings - somalis march to protest the presence of al shabaab, who is believed to have been responsible for the recent bombing attack. (bbc).battle of kirkuk 2017: iraqi government forces have seized key infrastructures outside of the disputed city of kirkuk, which was held by kurdish fighters. (bbc) the government of iraq continues to push against kurdish forces, as concerns over oil supplies from iraq have pushed crude oil prices higher.
  • 2016 - Turkey-isil conflict : three police officers are killed and at least nine others are injured in a suicide bomber attack on a safehouse belonging to isil.

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What happened in 1952?

1952 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Mr Potato Head, introduced
  • 1st black executive of a major TV station
  • Gerald D Lascelles (under English Princess Mary) weds Angela Dowding

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What was the calendar for October 1952?

October 1952 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with October being the 10th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how October 1952 calendar looked like.

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