Saturday 1 October 1949
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
The Heiress, directed by William Wyler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 October 1949 ?
- Singapore - Children's Day
- Also see October 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- World Vegetarian Day
- French Republican Calendar - Cuve (Barrel) Day, tenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Tuvalu - Independence Day (from Gilbert Islands (Kiribati), 1975)
- San Marino - two Captains Regent, elected by parliament, take office for six months.
- Nigeria - Independence Day (from Britain, 1960)
- People's Republic of China - National Day (1949)
- RC Church - Feast days of Saint ThTrFse de Lisieux; formerly of Saint Bavo and Saint Remigius
- Republic of Cyprus - Independence Day (from Britain, 1960)
- Claude Skrela: .
- Annie Leibovitz: Photgrapher (Rolling Stones).
- Andre Rieu: Dutch violinist, conductor and composer.
- Isaac Bonewits: American singer-songwriter liturgist and author (d. 2010).
- Sheila Gilmore: Scottish lawyer and politician.
- André Rieu: Dutch violinist composer and conductor
- The US suspends diplomatic relations with China.
- The People's Republic of China is established and declared by Mao Zedong.
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