Wednesday 18 May 1949
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Bill Wallace and Stuart Gannes in Detroit.
The Barkleys of Broadway, directed by Charles Walters, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
On TV people were watching The Clock.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 May 1949 ?
- Bill Wallace: Rocker / actor (Fear, Avenging Force, Desperate).
- Stuart Gannes in Detroit: Michigan, USA; writer (Fortune).
- Bernard Chambaz: French professor of history and literature, poet and writer.
- Fausto Rapisarda: Italian lawyer and right hand of Ligresti.
- Rick Wakeman: English musician who played in the progressive rock band Yes during the 1970s.
- James T: Adams; US historian (Pulitzer 1921).
- Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America incorporates.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1949 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Baby, It's Cold Outside - Margaret Whiting & Johnny Mercer
- Jo Stafford - Some Enchanted Evening
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