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Sunday 27 January 1952

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jacques Nikonoff and Brian Gottfried in Baltimore. Colorado Sundown, directed by William Witney, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952 while The Dark Moment by Ann Bridge was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Rebound.
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Movies

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

Colorado Sundown

Directed by: William Witney

Starring: Rex Allen, Koko, Mary Ellen Kay, Slim Pickens

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Buffalo Bill in Tomahawk Territory

Directed by: Bernard B. Ray

Starring: Clayton Moore, Slim Andrews, Charles Harvey, Rodd Redwing

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Japanese War Bride

Directed by: King Vidor

Starring: Shirley Yamaguchi, Don Taylor, Cameron Mitchell, Marie Windsor

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The Green Glove

Directed by: Rudolph Maté

Starring: Glenn Ford, Geraldine Brooks, Cedric Hardwicke, George Macready

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The Las Vegas Story

Directed by: Robert Stevenson

Starring: Jane Russell, Victor Mature, Vincent Price, Hoagy Carmichael

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TV Series

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

Rebound

Directed by: Megan Freels Johnston

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Hit Parade

Directed by: Joe Casey

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The Dennis Day Show

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 January 1952 ?

Holidays:
  • UN ? International Holocaust Memorial Day
  • Germany ? Gedenktag fnr die Opfer des Nationalsozialismus (Commemoration Day for the Victims of National Socialism).
  • Catholicism ? Catholic Schools Week.
  • Poland ? Dzie? Pami?ci Ofiar Nazizmu (Memorial Day for the Victims of Nazism).
  • Italy ? Giorno della Memoria (Memorial Day).
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jacques Nikonoff: French civil servant, a founding member of the Marc-Bloch Foundation and the association ATTAC (Association pour la Taxation des Transactions financières et pour l'Action Citoyenne) (English: Association for the Taxation of financial Transactions and Citizen's Action), an activist organization originally created for promoting the establishment of a tax on foreign exchange transactions.
  • Peter Garland: Composer.
  • Brian Gottfried in Baltimore: Maryland, USA; tennis star (Wimbledon Doubles 1976).
  • ''White Shoes'' Johnson: American football player.
  • Billy Johnson: American baseball player (Born 1918).
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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. A Kiss To Build A Dream On - Hugo Winterhalter & His Orchestra
  2. Johnnie Ray & Four Lads - Here Am I - Broken Hearted
  3. Johnnie Ray & Four Lads - Please, Mr. Sun

Books

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The Dark Moment

By: Ann Bridge

Feride and Nilüfer lead a elegant and comfortable life in Turkish aristocratic society until their lives are turned upside down by Atatürk's fight for independence after WWI.

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Barabbas

By: Par Lagerkvist

Barabbas is the acquitted; the man whose life was exchanged for that of Jesus of Nazareth, crucified upon the hill of Golgotha.

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Wait For The Wagon

By: Mary Lasswell

Kindhearted and loudmouthed Mrs. Feeley, Mrs. Rasmussen, and Miss Tinkham have only just set out on their long-awaited cross-country drive to the West Coast when the trouble begins.

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The Forrestal Diaries

By: Walter Millis and E.S. Duffield

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