Monday 7 August 1950
It was Monday, 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..
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Which were the important events of 7 August 1950 ?
- Rodney Crowell: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Notorious Cherry Bombs).
- Alan Keyes: American politician and diplomat 16th Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs.
- S Thandayuthapani: Sri Lankan educator and politician.
- Dom Capers: American football player, a former college athlete and one-time coach of the Carolina Panthers.
- David James Wottle: 800m runner (1972 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Police bar white players-Lou Chirban, Stan Mierko, and Frank Dyle, from playing in Negro League
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1950 ?
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