Wednesday 18 January 1950
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Gun Crazy, directed by Joseph H. Lewis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950
while A Rage To Live by John O'Hara was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 18 January 1950 ?
- Winnie The Pooh Day (In observance of the birthday of Alan Alexander Milne, 1882.)
- Christian ecumenism - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins
- Claudia de Colombia in Bogato: Columbia; Spanish singer ("Yo Creo En Ti").
- Patrick Couvreur: Belgian searcher specialized in biopharmaceuticals, pioneering the studies of cancer nanomedicine.
- Gianfranco Brancatelli: Italian race car driver.
- Gilles Villeneuve: French-Canadian race car driver in the Formula One race.
- Bill Sharp: American baseball player, a left-handed outfielder with the Chicago White Sox and Milwaukee Brewers between 1973 and 1976.
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