Wednesday 9 February 1949
It was Wednesday, 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 9 February 1949 ?
- Saint Apollonia, patron saint of dentists and dental technicians
- Saint Ansbert of Rouen
- Saint Maroon's Day - Lebanon
- Bernard Gallacher: Scottish golfer and journalist.
- Judith Light in Trenton: New Jersey, USA; actress (Angela - Who's The Boss?, One Life to Live).
- Janet Issaca: Ashford; writer.
- Judith Light: TV Actress.
- Poul Julius Ouscher Schierbeck: Composer, dies at 60.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1949 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Careless Hands - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra (Vocal Don Cornell)
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
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