Tuesday 1 November 1949
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
They Live by Night, directed by Nicholas Ray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
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Which were the important events of 1 November 1949 ?
- Also see November 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- United States - Start of National Novel Writing Month
- World Vegan Day
- Mexico - The Day of the Dead
- Ireland - Samhain the traditional first day of Winter
- Algeria - National day
- Catholicism - Holy Day of Obligation, All Saints Day. Holiday in Austria, Belgium, Croatia, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Mexico, The Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Seychelles, Slovenia, Spain, Guatemala.
- Roman festivals - last day of the Ludi Victoriae Sullanae.
- Antigua and Barbuda - Independence Day (from Britain, 1981)
- Michael Griffin: American physicist and engineer.
- Gerald Ratner: English businessman.
- Belita Moreno: TV Actress.
- David Foster: Canadian musician and composer.
- Rainer Hunold: German actor and screenwriter.
- Jeannie Berlin in Los Angeles: California, USA; actress (The Heartbreak Kid, Portnoy's Complaint).
- Florence Steurer: French alpine skier, she competed in the 1968 and in the 1972 Olympics (where she won a bronze medal in the slalom event).
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1949 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- I've Got a Lovely Bunch of Cocoanuts - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra
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