Thursday 3 August 1950
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Sunset Blvd., directed by Billy Wilder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950
while The Cardinal by Henry Morton Robinson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 3 August 1950 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Gamaliel
- Equatorial Guinea - Armed Forces Day
- St. Nicodemus
- Niger - Independence Day
- St. Walthen
- Jo Marie Payton: American actress.
- JoMari Payton Noble: Albany, Georgia -- Actress (Harriette-Family Matters).
- Gilles Boulouque: French magistrate, who was the investigating officer of the 1986 attacks (including the bombing of the Rue de Rennes) involving Iran.
- Linda Howard: American author.
- John Landis: American actor director producer and screenwriter.
- Jo Payton: American actress and singer
- Ernesto Samper: Colombian economist and politician 29th President of Colombia
- Waldemar Cierpinski in the German Democratic Republic marathon runner (Olympic-gold-1976: 1980).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1950 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Play a Simple Melody - Gary Crosby & Friend (Bing Crosby)
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 3 August 1950 and get them!