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Thursday 17 July 1952

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 17, 1952). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include David Hasselhoff and David Hasselhoff. The Duel at Silver Creek, directed by Don Siegel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952 while The Thurber Album by James Thurber was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Boss Lady.
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What the sky looked like on 17 July 1952

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Movies

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

The Duel at Silver Creek

Directed by: Don Siegel

Starring: Audie Murphy, Faith Domergue, Stephen McNally, Susan Cabot

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Untamed Frontier

Directed by: Hugo Fregonese

Starring: Joseph Cotten, Shelley Winters, Scott Brady, Suzan Ball

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Son of Paleface

Directed by: Frank Tashlin

Starring: Bob Hope, Jane Russell, Roy Rogers, Trigger

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Zombies of the Stratosphere

Directed by: Fred C. Brannon

Starring: Judd Holdren, Aline Towne, Wilson Wood, Lane Bradford

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A Date with Judy

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

Starring: Wallace Beery, Jane Powell, Elizabeth Taylor, Carmen Miranda

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TV Series

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

Boss Lady

Directed by: Vanessa Lynn

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Curtain Call

Directed by: Ryu Hoon

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Chance of a Lifetime

Directed by: Bernard Miles

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The Secret Garden

Directed by: Owen Smith

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 July 1952 ?

Holidays:
  • Kyoto, Japan - Gion Matsuri
  • Various mathematics departments - Yellow Pig's Day
  • South Korea - Constitution Day
  • Puerto Rico - Luis Mu�oz Rivera's Birthday
  • Feast Day of St Cynllo
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Facts:
  • Shah of Persia named Ghavam Sultaneh Premier

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on July 17, 1952 - Geocentric view

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Books

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The Thurber Album

By: James Thurber

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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 Saracen Blade

By: Frank Yerby

The story of Pietro di Donati, son of a 13th-century Sicilian peasant, who was born at almost the exact same moment as the Emperor Frederick.

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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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