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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in September 1951.
The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on September 1951: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 1951?


Events

  • 01 Sep 1951 Prime Minister Ben-Gurion orders establishment of Israeli secret service Mossad
  • 02 Sep 1951 Australia, New Zealand and US sign ANZUS-pact
  • 03 Sep 1951 TV soap opera Search for Tomorrow debuts on CBS
  • 04 Sep 1951 1st transcontinental TV broadcast, by President Truman
  • 05 Sep 1951 65th US Womens Tennis: Mo Connolly beats Shirley J Fry (63 16 64)
  • 08 Sep 1951 Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Sempiternus Rex
  • 09 Sep 1951 1st broadcast of Love of Life on CBS-TV
  • 10 Sep 1951 British begins economic boycott of Iran
  • 11 Sep 1951 Florence Chadwick becomes 1st woman to swim English Channel from England to France. It takes 16 hours and 19 minutes
  • 13 Sep 1951 St. Louis Cardinals beat the New York Giants 6-4 (rescheduled from 9 / 12) then at night lose to Boston Braves 2-0
  • 15 Sep 1951 Emile Zatopek runs world record 20k (1:01:15.8)
  • 16 Sep 1951 NL ump Frank Dascoli clears the Dogers bench ejecting 15 players
  • 17 Sep 1951 Borscht Capades opens at Royale Theater NYC for 90 performances
  • 18 Sep 1951 Tennessee Williams's adaptation of ''A Streetcar Named Desire'' premieres, becoming a critical and box-office smash.
  • 19 Sep 1951 1st broadcast of Search for Tomorrow on CBS-TV
  • 20 Sep 1951 NL President Ford Frick elected 3rd commissioner of baseball
  • 21 Sep 1951 Emil Zatopek runs 15,000m in record 44 min, 54.6 sec
  • 24 Sep 1951 Industrial estate at Harlow New Town UK opens
  • 26 Sep 1951 Prof Youngblood demonstrates artificial heart in Paris
  • 27 Sep 1951 Persian troops occupies oil refinery at Abadan
  • 28 Sep 1951 Franchot Tone wed Barbara Payton
  • 29 Sep 1951 Emile Zatopek runs world record 20,000 m and 10 mile

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Music charts

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Movies

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The Departed

The Departed

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson, Mark Wahlberg

Country: United States of America

The Intouchables

The Intouchables

Directed by: Olivier Nakache, Éric Toledano

Starring: François Cluzet, Omar Sy, Anne Le Ny, Audrey Fleurot

Country: United States of America

Back to the Future

Back to the Future

Directed by: Robert Zemeckis

Starring: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Crispin Glover

Country: United States of America

Das Boot

Das Boot

Directed by: Wolfgang Petersen

Starring: Jürgen Prochnow, Herbert Grönemeyer, Klaus Wennemann, Hubertus Bengsch

Country: United States of America

Warrior

Warrior

Directed by: Gavin O'Connor

Starring: Tom Hardy, Nick Nolte, Joel Edgerton, Jennifer Morrison

Country: United States of America

Books

Which were the most popular books released in September 1951?
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The Holy Sinner by Thomas Mann

The Holy Sinner

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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.

The Troubled Air by Irwin Shaw

The Troubled Air

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Irwin Shaw’s provocative classic about courage and morality at the height of McCarthyismClement Archer, head of a popular radio show, faces a profound dilemma: Five of his employees stand accused of

Proud New Flags by F. Van Wyck Mason

Proud New Flags

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used,good-has anchor on green hardcover

The Catcher In The Rye by J.D. Salinger

The Catcher In The Rye

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Anyone who has read J.D. Salinger's New Yorker stories--particularly A Perfect Day for Bananafish, Uncle Wiggily in Connecticut, The Laughing Man, and For Esme With Love and Squalor--will not be surprised by the fact that his first novel is full …

A Soldier'S Story by Omar Nelson Bradley

A Soldier'S Story

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D-Day, the Battle of the Bulge, the liberation of Paris, the relentless drive through Germany toward Allied victory--Omar Bradley, the "GI General," was there for every major engagement in the European