Sunday 20 April 1952
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Toine van Benthem and Tamara Sergeyevna.
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 20 April 1952 ?
- USA- National High Five Day
- Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
- Saint Victor (d.303)
- Saint Marcellinus
- Ridv�n begins at sunset (Bah�'f Faith).
- Festival of Matsu, Southeast Asia (2006).
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Taurus.
- Islam - Muhammad's Birthday observed in (2004)
- April 20 (4/20) is associated with 420 (cannabis culture).
- Saint Theotimus (died 407)
- Toine van Benthem: Dentist / playwright / cabaret performer (Purper).
- Tamara Sergeyevna: Zakharova; Russian cosmonaut.
- Bozidar Maljkovic: Serbian basketball coach.
- Andrew Jaspan: English-Australian journalist and academic.
- Louka Katseli: Greek Minister for Labour and Social Security.
- Božidar Maljković: Serbian basketball player and coach
- Eric Pickles: English politician Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government
- J Thiviyanathan: Sri Lankan lawyer and politician
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