Friday 4 February 1949
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
A Canterbury Tale, directed by Michael Powell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 4 February 1949 ?
- Saint Veronica, patron saint of photographers
- Ancient Latvia - Biezputras Diena observed.
- Independence Day in Sri Lanka (1948).
- Angolan Anniversary of the Outbreak of Armed Struggle against Portuguese Colonialism.
- Saint Gilbert (d. 1189)
- Saint John Hector de Britto
- Saint Rembert of Torhout
- Rasim Delić: Bosnian general (d. 2010).
- Gilbert Mitterrand: French politician and noted family, the son of President François Mitterrand.
- Michael Beck: Movie Actor.
- Michael Beck in Memphis: Tennessee, USA; actor (Hans Helms - Holocaust).
- Rasim Delic: Bosnian military chief of staff and war criminal (d. 2010).
- Failed assassination attempt on Shah of Persia.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1949 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
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 4 February 1949 and get them!