Thursday 21 December 1950
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Born Yesterday, directed by George Cukor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950
while Son Of A Hundred Kings by Thomas B. Costain was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 December 1950 ?
- Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
- R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
- Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
- Giordano Guerri: Italian writer and critic responsible for the selection of certain books.
- Lillebj?rn Nilsen: Norwegian singer-songwriter.
- Jeffrey Katzenberg: American screenwriter and producer co-founded DreamWorks Animation.
- David Thacker: English director and screenwriter.
- Max Maven: American magician and mentalist.
- Lillebjørn Nilsen: Norwegian singer-songwriter and folk musician, considered the leading "voice of Oslo" due to his numerous classic songs about the city. Nilsen has collaborated with his friend and idol Pete Seeger on numerous occasions.
- Kay Robertson: Reality Star
- Out of This World opens at New Century Theater NYC for 157 performances
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