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Sunday 17 February 1952

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Insook Bhushan and Karin Janz. At Sword's Point, directed by Lewis Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952 while The Dark Moment by Ann Bridge was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Rebound.
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Movies

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At Sword's Point

Directed by: Lewis Allen

Starring: Cornel Wilde, Maureen O'Hara, Robert Douglas, Gladys Cooper

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5 Fingers

Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Starring: James Mason, Danielle Darrieux, Michael Rennie, Walter Hampden

Country: United States

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The Belle of New York

Directed by: Charles Walters

Starring: Fred Astaire, Vera-Ellen, Marjorie Main, Keenan Wynn

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Colorado Sundown

Directed by: William Witney

Starring: Rex Allen, Koko, Mary Ellen Kay, Slim Pickens

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Buffalo Bill in Tomahawk Territory

Directed by: Bernard B. Ray

Starring: Clayton Moore, Slim Andrews, Charles Harvey, Rodd Redwing

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TV Series

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Rebound

Directed by: Megan Freels Johnston

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Hit Parade

Directed by: Joe Casey

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Saint Evermodus
  • Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
  • Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
  • Random Acts of Kindness Day.
  • Ancient Latvia - Tanis Diena observed.
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Books

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The Dark Moment

By: Ann Bridge

Feride and Nilüfer lead a elegant and comfortable life in Turkish aristocratic society until their lives are turned upside down by Atatürk's fight for independence after WWI.

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The Swimming Pool

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

Just as Lois Maynard is about to sell the family's summer home, her domineering and troubled older sister, Judith, returns and a mysterious murder disrupts the household.

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The Forrestal Diaries

By: Walter Millis and E.S. Duffield

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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My Cousin Rachel

By: Daphne du Maurier

"From the first page…the reader is back in the moody, brooding atmosphere of Rebecca." —The New York Times From the bestselling author of Rebecca, another classic set in beautiful and mysterious Cornwall.

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