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Wednesday 18 July 1951

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 18, 1951). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Elio di Rupo and Margo Martindale. On Moonlight Bay, directed by Roy Del Ruth, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951 while The Foundling by Francis Cardinal Spellman was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Manhunt.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

On Moonlight Bay

Directed by: Roy Del Ruth

Starring: Doris Day, Gordon MacRae, Jack Smith, Leon Ames

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Bonanza Town

Directed by: Fred F. Sears

Starring: Charles Starrett, Fred F. Sears, Luther Crockett, Myron Healey

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Show Boat

Directed by: George Sidney

Starring: Kathryn Grayson, Ava Gardner, Howard Keel, Joe E. Brown

Country: United States

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The Law and the Lady

Directed by: Edwin H. Knopf

Starring: Greer Garson, Michael Wilding, Fernando Lamas, Marjorie Main

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Hotel Sahara

Directed by: Ken Annakin

Starring: Yvonne De Carlo, Peter Ustinov, David Tomlinson, Roland Culver

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Directed by: Greg Barker

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All Around the Town

Directed by: Paolo Barzman

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Mr. Wizard

Written by: Jules Power

Starring: Don Herbert, Alan Howard, Rita Walter

Country: United States

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The Black Arrow

Directed by: Gordon Douglas

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Not for Publication

Directed by: Paul Bartel

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 18 July 1951 ?

  • Uruguay - Constitution Day
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  • Uruguay accepts its constitution.
  • Jersey Joe Walcott knocks out Ezzard Charles in five rounds for heavyweight belt. At age 37 Walcott is the oldest boxer to win the title.

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Planetary positions on July 18, 1951 - Geocentric view

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The Foundling

By: Francis Cardinal Spellman

Preface: To the multitude of passer-by and the many of every creed who enter St Patrick's open doors therein quietly to pray, humbly i dedicate this book with my heart's hope

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Out Of This World

By: Lowell Thomas Jr

This is a new release of the original 1950 edition.

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My Six Convicts

By: Donald Powell Wilson

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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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