Friday 25 July 1952
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include "Gorgeous" Jimmy Garvin [Williams] and Eduardo Souto de Moura.
Sudden Fear, directed by David Miller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952
while The Thurber Album by James Thurber was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Masquerade Party.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 25 July 1952 ?
- St. Thea
- Roman festivals - Furinalia
- Cuba - Eve of Revolution Day
- Mexico - Anniversary of the Foundation of Santiago de QuerTtaro
- Puerto Rico - Constitution Day (1952)
- Tunisia - Republic Day (1957)
- Virgin Islands - Hurricane Supplication Day
- Inca - festival in honor of Ilyap'a
- Ebernoe Horn Fair, Sussex, England
- St. Valentine
- St. Paul
- St. Nissen
- St. Cucufas/Cougat
- St. Christopher
- Costa Rica - Anniversary of the Annexation of Guanacaste Province
- Galiza - National Day (Dia da Patria Galega).
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 7 saints: St. Saint James the Great, the patron saint of Spain.
- "Gorgeous" Jimmy Garvin [Williams]: NWA / WCW / AWA wrestler.
- Eduardo Souto de Moura: Portuguese architect.
- Eduardo de Moura: Portuguese architect designed the Estádio Municipal de Braga.
- Huang Wenyong: Malaysian-Singaporean actor (d. 2013).
- Herbert Murrill: English composer (Born 1909).
- Commonwealth of Puerto Rico created (Constitution Day)
- Puerto Rico becomes a self-governing US commonwealth
- The U.S. non-incorporated colonial territory of Puerto Rico adopts a ''constitution'' of local-limited powers, approved by the United States Congress in contravention of then-current international law.
- Puerto Rico becomes a self-governing commonwealth of the United States.
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