Thursday 21 July 1949
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ludmila Smirnova and Al Hrabosky.
Mighty Joe Young, directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
On TV people were watching The Magic Cottage.
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Which were the important events of 21 July 1949 ?
- St. Zoticus
- St. Victor of Marseilles
- St. Barhadbesciabus
- St. Arbogastus
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Praxedes
- Singapore: Racial Harmony Day
- Guam: Liberation Day (1944)
- Bolivia: Martyrs' Day
- Belgium: National holiday (1831 - inauguration of LTopold I, first king of the Belgians)
- Ludmila Smirnova: USSR -- Pairs figure skater (1972 Olympics - Silver Medalist).
- Al Hrabosky: baseball player.
- Jean-Baptiste Mondino: French fashion photographer and music video director, he has worked for Bjork, Madonna.
- Moon Moore: American astrologer and author of "The Book Of World Horoscopes: The Astrological Gazetteer Of The Modern Geopolitical World.
- Hirini Melbourne: New Zealand singer-songwriter and poet (d. 2003).
- Senate ratifies North Atlantic Treaty by a vote of 82-13 (NATO)
- US Senate ratifies North Atlantic Treaty by a vote of 82-13.
- The United States Senate ratifies the North Atlantic Treaty.
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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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