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..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
- Sunset Blvd.
directed by Billy Wilder
starring: William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim
- Broken Arrow
directed by Delmer Daves
starring: James Stewart, Jeff Chandler, Debra Paget
- The Furies
directed by Anthony Mann
starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Wendell Corey, Walter Huston
- The Men
directed by Fred Zinnemann
starring: Marlon Brando, Teresa Wright, Everett Sloane
- Treasure Island
directed by Byron Haskin
starring: Bobby Driscoll, Robert Newton, Basil Sydney
Which were the important events of Monday, 07 August 1950 ?
Famous People born
David James Wottle
- Police bar white players-Lou Chirban, Stan Mierko, and Frank Dyle, from playing in Negro League
: 800m runner (1972 Olympics - Gold Medalist)
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1950 ?
Esquire Magazine cover
TIME Magazine Cover: Governor K.C. Wu -- Aug. 7, 1950
The Cardinal - Henry Morton Robinson
Joy Street - Frances Parkinson Keyes
Across the River and into the Trees - Ernest Hemingwa
The Wall - John Herse
Kleenex Tissues Little Lu Lu Oh say can you see (1950)
Allen B. DuMont Laboratories The DuMont Tarrytown Home Team (1950)
Udylite Corp Caterpillar Dw20 Tractor (1950)
Tell the world why Monday, 7 August 1950 is such a special date for you!