Friday 16 December 1949
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Billy Gibbons in Houston and Stephanie Erickson.
Twelve O'Clock High, directed by Henry King, 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 16 December 1949 ?
- R.C. Saints - O Sapientia ; Adelaide of Italy
- South Africa - Day of Reconciliation
- Nepal - Constitution Day (To be confirmed)
- Kazakhstan - Independence Day
- Bahrain - National Day
- Bangladesh - Victory Day
- Billy Gibbons in Houston: Texas, USA; jazz guitarist (Moving Sidewalks, ZZ Top).
- Stephanie Erickson: American pro astrologer, active for more than 20 years as a teacher and counselor.
- Billy Gibbons: Guitarist.
- Heather Hallett: English lawyer and judge.
- Sukarno becomes President of Indonesia, with Mokammed Hatta as premier.
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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