Sunday 22 October 1950
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Bill Conley .
Dark City, directed by William Dieterle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950
while Across The River And Into The Trees by Ernest Hemingway was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Jack Benny Program.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
You can also have a look at the whole 1950 or at October 22 across the years.
Have a look at the old newspapers from 22 October 1950 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
Somerset Maugham TV Theatre
The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show
The Prudential Family Playhouse
Which were the important events of 22 October 1950 ?
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Bill Conley: American football coach and motivational speaker.
- LA Rams beat Baltimore Colts 70-27
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1950 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in October 1950?
- Life: New Trier High School
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Syngman Rhee -- Oct. 16, 1950
- Life: Jean Simmons
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
When the beautiful, imperious and moneyed Grace Caldwell Tate wants something she goes after it. Her affair scandalises Pennsylvania's elite and she must face the costs to her marriage and the man she really loves.
An enormously entertaining classic, THE WAY WEST brings to life the adventure of the western passage and the pioneer spirit. The sequel to THE BIG SKY, this celebrated novel charts a frontiersman's return to the untamed West in 1846.
The third comic novel in the delightful World War II series featuring Mrs. Feeley, Miss Tinkham and Mrs. Rasmussen, grand beer drinkers one and all.
The glitter and cynicism of Rome under Mussolini provide the background of what is probably Alberto Moravia’s best and best-known novel — The Woman of Rome.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Tell the world why 22 October 1950 is such a special date for you!