Wednesday 23 February 1949
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Caught, directed by Max Opuls, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 23 February 1949 ?
- Saint Milburga
- Roman Empire - Terminalia held in honor of Terminus.
- Russia - Defender of the Fatherland Day (formerly Red Army Day or Day of Soviet Army and Navy).
- Blessed odilia of Mombeek
- Guyana - Mashramani-Republic Day.
- Brunei - National Day.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Polycarp of Smyrna (died 155)
- Saint Lazarus (d.867)
- Marc Garneau in QuTbec City: Quebec, Canada; PhD/astronaut (STS 13, 77).
- Larry Demps: American R&B vocalist (Dramatics - "Me and Mrs Jones").
- Maureen Hicks: British Member of Parliament.
- Marc Garneau: Canadian Astronaut, a Navy Captain in the Canadian Space Agency from 1984 until he retired 4/05/1989.
- César Aira: Argentine writer and translator.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1949 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm - Mills Brothers
- Powder Your Face with Sunshine (Smile, Smile, Smile) - Dean Martin
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