Sunday 17 July 1949
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
The Great Gatsby, directed by Elliott Nugent, 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 17 July 1949 ?
- Kyoto, Japan - Gion Matsuri
- Various mathematics departments - Yellow Pig's Day
- South Korea - Constitution Day
- Puerto Rico - Luis Mu�oz Rivera's Birthday
- Feast Day of St Cynllo
- Iraq - Ba'ath Revolution Day
- Mick Tucker: London, England -- Rock drummer (Sweet Harlesden).
- Mike Vale: Rock bassist (Tommy James & The Shondells).
- Charlie Steiner: American sports broadcaster.
- Terence ''Geezer'' Butler: British musician and lyricist (Black Sabbath).
- Adrian Duncan: British pro astrologer and consultant, an international speaker.
- Geezer Butler: English bass player and songwriter (Black Sabbath Geezer Butler Band GZR and Heaven & Hell)
- Wayne Sleep: English actor dancer and choreographer
- Charley Steiner: American journalist and sportscaster
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1949 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Dick Haymes - Maybe It's Because
- Some Enchanted Evening - Paul Weston & His Orchestra
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