Wednesday 1 June 1949
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Mike Levine .
Edward, My Son, directed by George Cukor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
On TV people were watching Cavalcade of Stars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 June 1949 ?
- Samoa - Independence Day 1962.
- Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Carna.
- Children's Day in some countries.
- Commemoration of Justin Martyr (Anglican).
- Kenya Madaraka Day 1963.
- Tunisia - Constitution Day / Victory Day 1959.
- The Ascension in Eastern Christianity.
- Nirvana of Buddhists.
- Mike Levine: Rock keyboardist / bassist (Triumph).
- 1st magazine on microfilm offered to subscribers (Newsweek)
- British government grants Cyrenaica (East-Libya) independence
- KSL TV channel 5 in Salt Lake City, UT (CBS) begins broadcasting
- Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz wed for the second time
- Microfilm copies of Newsweek magazine 1st offered
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1949 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Riders in the Sky (A Cowboy Legend) - Peggy Lee
- Some Enchanted Evening - Bing Crosby
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