Sunday 22 July 1951
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Tisa Farrow and J V Cain.
Alice in Wonderland, directed by Clyde Geronimi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951
while My Six Convicts by Donald Powell Wilson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching What's My Line.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 22 July 1951 ?
- Swaziland - Birthday of former King Sobhuza II
- Pi Approximation Day
- St. Vandrille/Wandre Gisilus
- St. Mineve
- St. Joseph of Palestine (Count Joseph)
- St. Dabius/Davius
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 7 saints: St. Mary Magdalene
- Ratcatcher's Day. See:The Pied Piper of Hamelin.
- Tisa Farrow: Los Angeles, California -- Actress (Zombie, Fingers, Grim Reaper).
- J V Cain: American football player (d. 1979).
- Giovanni Battaglin: Italian cyclist.
- Richard Bennett: American guitarist and producer (The Notorious Cherry Bombs).
- Daniel: Patriarch Daniel of Romania.
- Gen Francisco Craveiro Lopes appointed President of Portugal
- Dezik (?????) and Tsygan (?????, ''Gypsy'') are the first dogs to make a sub-orbital flight.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1951 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Them There Eyes - Champ Butler
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?