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Monday 29 October 1951

It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Guy Gelso and Rick Bordia. The History of Mr. Polly, directed by Anthony Pélissier, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1951 while The Holy Sinner by Thomas Mann was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Out There.
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TV Series

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Out There

Starring: Casey Allen, Robert Webber, Arthur Batanides, Stewart Bradley

Country: United States

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I Love Lucy

Starring: Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Vivian Vance, William Frawley

Country: United States

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Mark Saber

Starring: Tom Conway, James Burke

Country: United States

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Sky King

Starring: Kirby Grant, Gloria Winters

Country: United States

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Boston Blackie

Starring: Kent Taylor, Lois Collier, Frank Orth

Country: United States

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Movies

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Detective Story

Directed by: William Wyler

Starring: Kirk Douglas, Eleanor Parker, William Bendix

Country: United States

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The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

Starring: James Mason, Cedric Hardwicke, Jessica Tandy

Country: United States

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Pandora and the Flying Dutchman

Directed by: Albert Lewin

Starring: James Mason, Ava Gardner, Nigel Patrick

Country: United States

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The Lavender Hill Mob

Directed by: Charles Crichton

Starring: Alec Guinness, Stanley Holloway, Sid James

Country: United States

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Love Nest

Directed by: Joseph Newman

Starring: June Haver, William Lundigan, Frank Fay

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • St. Terence of Metz
  • Turkey - Republic Day (1923)
  • Anglican Church - James Hannington
  • St. Zenobius
  • St. Theodore
Famous Birthdays:
  • Guy Gelso: Rock drummer (Zebra).
  • Rick Bordia: Rock guitarist (Mink Deville).
  • Ralph Richard: American homicide suspect, accused of raping and murdering his four-month old baby 11/1984.
  • Dirk Kempthorne: American politician, 49th United States Secretary of the Interior and 30th Governor of Idaho.
  • Tiff Needell: British racing driver and television presenter.
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Famous Deaths:
  • De Raymond: French High Director of Cambodia, murdered.
  • Robert G Aitken: US astronomer (New General Catalogue), dies at 86.

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  • Life: Television prop girl
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Graham Greene -- Oct. 29, 1951
  • Life: Champion bronc rider Casey tibbs

Books

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

The Holy Sinner

By: Thomas Mann

First published in 1951, The Holy Sinner explores a subject that fascinated Thomas Mann to the end of his life—the origins of evil and evil's connection with magic.

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American Diplomacy, 1900-1950

By: George F. Kennan

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A Man Called Peter

By: Catherine Marshall

In the Preface to A Man Called Peter, Catherine Marshall tells of a dream she had after Peter Marshall's death: Peter was working in a rose garden and said playfully, "I

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George Washington

By: Douglas Southall Freeman

Authoritative and classic biography of George Washington, must read for all serious students of the Revolution

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