Thursday 17 April 1952
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Zeljko Raznatovic and Patrick Roy.
The Man in the White Suit, directed by Alexander Mackendrick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952
while My Cousin Rachel by Daphne du Maurier was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Broadway Television Theatre.
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Which were the important events of 17 April 1952 ?
- Pope Anicetus (died 166)
- Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
- Saint Landricus
- Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
- Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
- Zeljko Raznatovic: Serbian warlord (d. 2000).
- Patrick Roy: French television host of game shows.
- Pierre Guité: Canadian ice hockey player.
- John McColl: English general and politician Lieutenant Governor of Jersey.
- Željko Ražnatović: Serbian commander (d. 2000).
- John Robertson: Scottish businessman and politician
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