Monday 10 January 1949
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Golden Boy, directed by Rouben Mamoulian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
while The Egyptian by Mika Waltari 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 10 January 1949 ?
- Margaret Thatcher day in the Falkland Islands
- George Foreman in Marshall: Texas, USA; world heavyweight boxing champion (1973-74, 1995).
- Walter S Browne US chess champion (1974-78: 1980-84).
- Allu Aravind: Indian actor and producer.
- Fred Bronson: American journalist and author.
- Kemal Derviş: Turkish economist and politician Turkish Minister of Economy.
- James Lapine: American director and playwright
- Nicola Maffei: Italian politician, a former mayor of Barletta.
- Linda Lovelace: American actress, famous for the porno film "Deep Throat," 1972.
- Teresa Graves in Houston: Texas, USA; actress (Laugh-in, Get Christie Love).
- George Foreman: American boxer, an Olympic Heavyweight Champion in 1968 and World Heavyweight Champ 1973-74.
- Erich von Drygalski: German geographer, geophysicist, and polar scientist (Born 1865).
- 1st Jewish family show Goldbergs premieres on CBS
- RCA introduces 45 RPM record
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