Thursday 15 December 1949
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Twelve O'Clock High, directed by Henry King, 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 this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 15 December 1949 ?
- Ton [Teunis]: Sijbrands; Dutch world checkers champion.
- Don Johnson: American actor appearing on-screen since 1970.
- Brian Roper: English economist and academic.
- Don Johnson in Flatt Creek: Missouri, USA; actor (Miami Vice, The Harrad Experiment).
- Archie McCaffery: Scottish-Australian mass murderer who had emigrated to Australia with his family when he was ten and was deported back to Scotland in May 1997.
- A typhoon strikes a fishing fleet off Korea, killing several thousand.
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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
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 15 December 1949 and get them!