It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). .
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
  • Sunset Blvd.Sunset Blvd.
    directed by Billy Wilder
    starring: William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim
  • Broken ArrowBroken Arrow
    directed by Delmer Daves
    starring: James Stewart, Jeff Chandler, Debra Paget
  • The FuriesThe Furies
    directed by Anthony Mann
    starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Wendell Corey, Walter Huston
  • The MenThe Men
    directed by Fred Zinnemann
    starring: Marlon Brando, Teresa Wright, Everett Sloane
  • Treasure IslandTreasure Island
    directed by Byron Haskin
    starring: Bobby Driscoll, Robert Newton, Basil Sydney
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Historical Events

Which were the important events of Monday, 07 August 1950 ?

Facts
  • Police bar white players-Lou Chirban, Stan Mierko, and Frank Dyle, from playing in Negro League

Famous People born
David James Wottle: 800m runner (1972 Olympics - Gold Medalist)
Alan Keyes: American diplomat and political activist

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1950 ?
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Magazine

 Esquire Magazine cover
Esquire Magazine cover

Magazine

 Peggy Dow
Peggy Dow

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 TIME Magazine Cover: Governor K.C. Wu -- Aug. 7, 1950
TIME Magazine Cover: Governor K.C. Wu -- Aug. 7, 1950
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Books

The Cardinal - Henry Morton Robinson

The Cardinal - Henry Morton Robinson

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Books

Joy Street - Frances Parkinson Keyes

Joy Street - Frances Parkinson Keyes

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Books

Across the River and into the Trees - Ernest Hemingwa

Across the River and into the Trees - Ernest Hemingwa

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Books

The Wall - John Herse

The Wall - John Herse

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Old Journal Ads

Listerine (1950)Listerine (1950)
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Old Journal Ads

Underwood Deviled Ham Swell Super (1950)Underwood Deviled Ham Swell Super (1950)
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Old Journal Ads

Zonite Products Corp.s Douche  So humiliated when she realized the cause of her husbands frigidity (1950)Zonite Products Corp.s Douche So humiliated when she realized the cause of her husbands frigidity (1950)
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Tell the world why Monday, 7 August 1950 is such a special date for you!