Thursday 22 June 1950
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Murphy Cross in Harve de Grace and Jean-Marie Bockel.
Destination Moon, directed by Irving Pichel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950
while The Cardinal by Henry Morton Robinson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Garry Moore Show.
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- Murphy Cross in Harve de Grace: Maryland, USA; actress (Phyl and Mikhy, Perfect).
- Jean-Marie Bockel: French lawyer and politician, serving as Secretary of State for Defence and Veterans in the government of Prime Minister François Fillon since 18 March 2008, having previously been Secretary of State for Cooperation and La Francophonie from June 2007.
- Sharon Maughan: British actress, credited professionally as Maughan, Mughan or Mugham.
- Adrian Năstase: Romanian lawyer and politician 59th Prime Minister of Romania.
- Zenonas Petrauskas: Lithuanian lawyer and politician (d. 2009).
- Julio Fonseca: Composer, dies at 65.
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