It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
.But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Directed by: Arthur Lubin
Starring: Brian Donlevy, Ella Raines, Charles Coburn
Directed by: Mervyn LeRoy
Starring: June Allyson, Peter Lawford, Margaret O'Brien
Directed by: Busby Berkeley
Starring: Frank Sinatra, Esther Williams, Gene Kelly
Directed by: Max Opuls
Starring: James Mason, Barbara Bel Geddes, Robert Ryan
Directed by: Michael Powell
Starring: Eric Portman, Sheila Sim, Dennis Price
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Which were the important events of Thursday, 17 March 1949 ?
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By: Mika Waltari
The only Finnish novel adopted into a Hollywood filmMika Waltari's 1945 novel The Egyptian was turned into a DeLuxe Color epic film by 20th Century Fox in 1954 and was nominated
By: Lloyd C. Douglas
It was a calm, early summer noon in the southern mountains of Arabia. Sheltering the King's well-guarded domain, a mile above and a dozen miles east of the Dead Sea, motionless
By: Sholem Asch
Rooted in scholarship, in thorough absorption in place and period, this story of the Mother of Jesus succeeds in keeping Mary (or Miriam as she is called in the Hebrew tradition) at the core, the heart of the whole.
By: John O'Hara
A huge bestseller when it first appeared in 1949, A Rage to Live is a large-scale social chronicle of America set against the backdrop of Fort Penn, Pennsylvania, a city with a dynamic history, both public and personal.
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