Wednesday 12 July 1950
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Treasure Island, directed by Byron Haskin, 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 12 July 1950 ?
- Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
- Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
- Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
- Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday (2nd day)
- The "center pivot irrigation day" of Colorado
- Kiribati - Independence Day
- RainMaker Day - Salem, OR.
- Spo TomT and Prfncipe - Independence Day
- Gilles Meloche: Canadian ice hockey player and coach.
- Eric Carr: Drummer (Kiss-Beth), dies of cancer at 41.
- Phoebe Snow: American singer and songwriter.
- Elsie de Wolfe: American socialite and interior decorator (Born 1865).
- ILTF re-admits Germany and Japan in Davis Cup, Poland and Hungary withdraw.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1950 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
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