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Thursday 18 September 1952

It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Dee Dee Ramone and Rick Pitino. The Snows of Kilimanjaro, directed by Henry King, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952 while The Cruel Sea by Nicholas Monsarrat was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Four Star Playhouse.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

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

Four Star Playhouse

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

Country: United States

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Adventures of Superman

Starring: George Reeves, Bill Kennedy, John Hamilton, Jack Larson

Country: United States

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Hopalong Cassidy

Starring: William Boyd, Topper the Horse, Edgar Buchanan

Country: United States

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Mister Peepers

Written by: David Swift

Starring: Wally Cox, Marion Lorne, Tony Randall, Patricia Benoit

Country: United States

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The Liberace Show

Starring: Liberace, George Liberace

Country: United States

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Snows of Kilimanjaro

Directed by: Henry King

Starring: Gregory Peck, Susan Hayward, Ava Gardner

Country: United States

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Monkey Business

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: Cary Grant, Ginger Rogers, Marilyn Monroe

Country: United States

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Big Jim McLain

Directed by: Edward Ludwig

Starring: John Wayne, Nancy Olson, James Arness

Country: United States

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Captain Pirate

Directed by: Ralph Murphy

Starring: Louis Hayward, Patricia Medina, John Sutton

Country: United States

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The Quiet Man

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Barry Fitzgerald

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 18 September 1952 ?

Holidays:
  • Also see September 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Chile - Independence Day (first junta 1810)
  • RC Saints - Feast day of St Joseph of Cupertino and Methodius of Olympus
  • In ancient Greece, the fifth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Dee Dee Ramone: American bassist (The Ramones) (d. 2002).
  • Rick Pitino: American basketball player and coach of the Celtics and Knicks and several colleges, who led the University of Kentucky to an NCAA championship in 1986.
  • Giorgos Dimitrakopoulos: Greek politician.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • The Soviet Union vetoes Japan's application for membership in the United Nations.
  • Negotiations for a ceasefire in Korea are postponed.
  • A three-train crash at Harrow railway station in England kills 112 people.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1952 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Mario Lanza - Because You're Mine

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1952?

  • Life: Rita Gam
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: G. Mennen Williams -- Sep. 15, 1952
  • Life: Siren look fashion

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Cruel Sea

By: Nicholas Monsarrat

A powerful novel of the North Atlantic in World Wat II, this is the story of the British ships Compass Rose and Saltash and of their desparate cat-and-mouse game with Nazi U-boats.

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The Silver Chalice

By: Thomas B. Costain

Distinguished historian and past master of fiction, Thomas B. Costain has turned his prodigious talent to biblical times to weave an exciting and inspirational story about the Cup used by Christ at the Last Supper with His Disciples.

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The Gown Of Glory

By: Agnes Sligh Turnbull

The Gown of Glory

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The Houses In Between

By: Howard Spring

THis is a Haddon Craftsman edition and is book club copy

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