Friday 5 August 1949
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
The Window, directed by Ted Tetzlaff, 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 months ?
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Which were the important events of 5 August 1949 ?
- St. Memmius
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
- St. Afra and her companions
- Burkina Faso - Independence Day
- Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
- Holger Stavnsbjerg: Professional astrologer in denmark since 1990.
- 6.75 Earthquake hits Quito; about 6000 die
- In Ecuador an earthquake destroys 50 towns and kills more than 6,000.
- The Mann Gulch fire kills 13 firefighters in Montana.
- A 6.75 Richter scale earthquake in Ecuador kills 6,000 and destroys 50 towns.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 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 5 August 1949 and get them!