Monday 12 December 1949
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ricardo Lu?s Carreras in New York City and Franz Fuchs.
Sands of Iwo Jima, directed by Allan Dwan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
On TV people were watching College of Musical Knowledge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 December 1949 ?
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
- Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)
- Ricardo Lu?s Carreras in New York City: New York, USA; bantamweight boxer (Olympics-bronze-1972).
- Franz Fuchs: Xenophobic Austrian terrorist.
- Bill Nighy: English actor.
- Gopinath Munde: Indian lawyer and politician 3rd Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtra (d. 2014).
- Marc Ravalomanana: Malagasy businessman and politician President of Madagascar.
- AL votes 7-1 rejecting legalizing the spitball
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1949 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- I Yust Go Nuts at Christmas - Yogi Yorgesson with The Johnny Duffy Trio
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