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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in September 1952.
The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on September 1952: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 1952?


Events

  • 01 Sep 1952 Sutro Baths, SF purchased by George Whitney
  • 02 Sep 1952 Dr Floyd J Lewis 1st uses deep freeze technique in heart surgery
  • 06 Sep 1952 Canadian TV begins in Montreal
  • 07 Sep 1952 66th US Womens Tennis: Maureen Connolly beats Doris Hart (63 75)
  • 08 Sep 1952 CBC Toronto debuts.
  • 10 Sep 1952 Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Thomasville Golf Open
  • 11 Sep 1952 West German Chancellor Adenauer signs a reparation pact for Jews.
  • 12 Sep 1952 Strange occurrences, including a monster sighting, take place in Flatwoods, West Virginia.
  • 13 Sep 1952 Adolfo Ruiz Cortinez elected President of Mexico
  • 15 Sep 1952 European Parliament forms in Strasbourg
  • 17 Sep 1952 In the USA, "I am an American Day" and "Constitution Day" renamed "Citizenship Day".
  • 18 Sep 1952 The Soviet Union vetoes Japan's application for membership in the United Nations.
  • 19 Sep 1952 The United States bars Charlie Chaplin from re-entering the country after a trip to England.
  • 20 Sep 1952 KPTV TV channel 12 in Portland, OR (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 23 Sep 1952 Dodgers clinch NL pennant
  • 24 Sep 1952 Dutch Minister Dark sentences war criminal W Lages to death
  • 25 Sep 1952 Hal Newhouser of Tigers wins his 200th game
  • 29 Sep 1952 Lights Out, last airs on NBC-TV

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Music charts

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Movies

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Ikiru

Ikiru

Directed by: Akira Kurosawa

Starring: Takashi Shimura, Nobuo Kaneko, Shin'ichi Himori, Haruo Tanaka

Country: United States of America

Sunrise

Sunrise

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: George O'Brien, Janet Gaynor, Margaret Livingston, Bodil Rosing

Country: United States of America

The Bridge on the River Kwai

The Bridge on the River Kwai

Directed by: David Lean

Starring: William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa

Country: United States of America

The Princess Bride

The Princess Bride

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Robin Wright, Chris Sarandon

Country: United States of America

The Thin Man

The Thin Man

Directed by: W.S. Van Dyke

Starring: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Maureen O'Sullivan, Nat Pendleton

Country: United States of America

Books

Which were the most popular books released in September 1952?
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The Houses In Between by Howard Spring

The Houses In Between

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by Howard Spring

The Gown Of Glory by Agnes Sligh Turnbull

The Gown Of Glory

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The Gown of Glory

Don Camillo And His Flock by Giovanni Guareschi

Don Camillo And His Flock

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Set against the post-war backdrop of a rural village in the Emilia-Romagna, this is the second in a new series of hilarious and incisive Don Camillo anthologies, which offer 215 stories

The Hidden Flower by Pearl S. Buck

The Hidden Flower

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An affecting portrait of interracial love in post-war JapanPearl S. Buck’s The Hidden Flower centers on the relationship between a Japanese student and an American soldier stationed in post-war Japan.

The Fancy Dress Party by Alberto Moravia

The Fancy Dress Party

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Alberto Moravia, the great Italian author, is one of those credited with creating the "modern" form of the novel. This edition consolidates three of his most popular works of fiction.