Thursday 13 October 1949
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Craig McGregor and Patrick Neve.
Love Happy, directed by David Miller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
On TV people were watching The Plainclothesman.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 13 October 1949 ?
- RC Saints - translation (1163) of Saint Edward the Confessor; memorial of Saint Gerald of Aurillac
- Roman festivals - Fontanalia: festival dedicated to Fontus
- French Republican Calendar - POche (Peach) Day, twenty-second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Also see October 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- John Peel Day - A day celebrating the life and influence of the late John Peel.
- Craig McGregor: Rocker (Foghat).
- Patrick Neve: Belgian racing driver.
- Raimundo Fagner: Brazilian singer-songwriter guitarist producer and actor.
- Marisol Malaret: Puerto Rican model Miss Universe 1970.
- Tom Mees: ESPN sports anchors (NHL), drowns at 46.
- Leona Mitchell: American soprano and actress
- Patrick Nève: Belgian race car driver
- Rick Vito: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Fleetwood Mac)
- Mark Winzenried: American runner
- Touch & Go opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 176 performances
- Severe flooding hits Guatemala.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1949 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Don't Cry, Joe (Let Her Go, Let Her Go, Let Her Go) - Frank Sinatra
- Jack Teter Trio - Johnson Rag
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