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Monday 23 July 1951

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Terry Davis and Lucien Abenhaim. Oliver Twist, directed by David Lean, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951 while From Here To Eternity by James Jones was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching What's My Line.
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

What's My Line

Starring: Eamonn Andrews, Isobel Barnett, Gilbert Harding, Bob Monkhouse

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Hollywood Opening Night

Starring: Jimmy Fidler, Jimmy Wallington

Country: United States

Comedy Circus

Country: United States

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Front Page Detective

Starring: Edmund Lowe, Paula Drew, George Pembroke

Country: United States

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Ernie in Kovacsland

Starring: Ernie Kovacs, Edie Adams

Country: United States

Movies

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

Oliver Twist

Directed by: David Lean

Starring: Robert Newton, Alec Guinness, Kay Walsh

Country: United States

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Alice in Wonderland

Directed by: Clyde Geronimi

Starring: Kathryn Beaumont, Ed Wynn, Richard Haydn

Country: United States

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Show Boat

Directed by: George Sidney

Starring: Kathryn Grayson, Ava Gardner, Howard Keel

Country: United States

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Strangers on a Train

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Farley Granger, Robert Walker, Ruth Roman

Country: United States

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Ace in the Hole

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: Kirk Douglas, Jan Sterling, Robert Arthur

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 July 1951 ?

Holidays:
  • Egypt - Revolution Day (1952)
  • St. Liborius
  • Catholic - the feasts of at least 2 saints: St. Apollinaris
  • Rastafari movement - Celebration of the birthday of Haile Selassie
  • Roman Empire - Neptunalia held in honor of Neptune
Famous Birthdays:
  • Terry Davis: NYC, New York -- Actress (Stacey Winthrop-Another World).
  • Lucien Abenhaim: French pharmacoepidemiologist and an expert in public health.
  • Florence Clerc: French ballet dancer, appointed principal dancer of the Paris Opera Ballet in 1975.
  • Kim Commons: American teenage chess prodigy who earned his title of Chess master in 1968, senior title 1973 and international title 1976.
  • Thierry Cornillet: French politician and Member of the European Parliament for the south-east of France.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1951 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Them There Eyes - Champ Butler

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1951?

  • Life: Swimmer Mary Freeman
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: David Sarnoff -- July 23, 1951
  • Life: Dagmar

Books

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

Moses

By: Sholem Asch

Hardcover: 505 pages Publisher: GP Putnam's Sons, NY; First Edition edition (June 1951) Language: English ISBN-10: 999740629X ISBN-13: 978-9997406293 Product Dimensions: 8.3 x 6.1 x 1.5

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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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The Little World Of Don Camillo

By: Giovanni Guareschi

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION Reviews ‘Written with such warmth and simplicity, so concerned with the trivialities of everyday life and giving us so shrewd a glimpse into the minds of the people .

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From Here to Eternity

By: James Jones

Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all timeTHE COMPLETE UNCENSORED EDITION • THE WORLD WAR II MASTERPIECE AS IT WAS MEANT TO BE READ • WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD Diamond Head, ...

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