Saturday 16 April 1949
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Champion, directed by Mark Robson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 April 1949 ?
- Saint Paternus
- Saint Bernadette
- Blessed HervT of Tours
- Saint Turibius
- Saint Fructuosus
- Saint Drogo.
- Saint Benedict Joseph Labre
- Mawlid in Shi'a Islam (2006).
- Birthday of the Danish sovereign, Queen Margrethe, celebrated in Greenland.
- Saints Martial, Urban, Eventius, Caecilian, Julia, and their companions, martyrs of 304
- Melody Patterson: American actress and singer (d. 2015).
- Pirkko Saisio: Finnish actress and director.
- Jacky Boxberger: French track and field athlete, he participated to all Olympics from 1968 to 1984.
- Marc Vervenne: Belgian educator and school administrator.
- Sutan Ibrahim gelor Datuk Tan Malaka Indonesia: communist, executed at age 54.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1949 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Forever and Ever - Margaret Whiting
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards
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Retro and Vintage gifts
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