Saturday 23 July 1949
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
In the Good Old Summertime, directed by Robert Z. Leonard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Have a look at the old newspapers from 23 July 1949 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 months ?
The Magic Cottage
Captain Video and His Video Rangers
Cavalcade of Stars
Which were the important events of 23 July 1949 ?
- Egypt - Revolution Day (1952)
- St. Liborius
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 2 saints: St. Apollinaris
- Rastafari movement - Celebration of the birthday of Haile Selassie
- Roman Empire - Neptunalia held in honor of Neptune
- Libya - Revolution Day
- Papua New Guinea - Remembrance Day
See other famous people born on 23 July
Clive Rice: South African cricketer and coach (d. 2015).
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What news were making the headlines those days in July 1949?
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: King Leopold III and Princess de Rethy -- July 18, 1949
- Life: Hollywoods children
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
First published in the United States in 1949 and widely condemned as obscene, The Egyptian outsold every other novel published that year, and remains a classic; readers worldwide have testified to its life-changing power.
An account of the story of West Indies cricket from its beginings to the present day. This book discusses the personalities involved and explains the social order and rivalry that lie behind the players, the island and the game.
With "Mary," Sholem Asch concludes his trilogy on the founding of Christianity. In “The Nazarene” he portrayed the crucifixion from several point s of view—a Roman Centurion, a young Judean student and the rabbinical authorities who witnessed the rise of ...
A momentous bestseller when it was first published in 1949, John O’Hara’s sprawling novel A Rage to Live offers up a gorgeous pageant of idealists and libertines, tradesmen and crusaders, men of violence and goodwill, and women of fierce strength ...
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