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Saturday 23 September 1950

1950-09-23

It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). The Black Rose, directed by Henry Hathaway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950 while The Cardinal by Henry Morton Robinson was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Black Rose

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

Starring: Tyrone Power, Orson Welles, Ccile Aubry

Country: United States

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No Way Out

Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Starring: Richard Widmark, Linda Darnell, Stephen McNally

Country: United States

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Sunset Blvd.

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim

Country: United States

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The Furies

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Wendell Corey, Walter Huston

Country: United States

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Broken Arrow

Directed by: Delmer Daves

Starring: James Stewart, Jeff Chandler, Debra Paget

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Danger

Starring: Dick Stark

Country: United States

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The Paul Winchell Show

Starring: Paul Winchell, Diane Sinclair

Country: United States

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Treasury Men in Action

Starring: Walter Greaza

Country: United States

Dick Tracy

Starring: Ralph Byrd, Joe Devlin, William Woodson

Country: United States

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The Colgate Comedy Hour

Written by: Fred Hamilton

Starring: Jerry Lewis, Dean Martin

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 September 1950 ?

Holidays:
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Adomnan of Iona, Saint Constantius, Saint Thecla.
  • French Republican Calendar - Safran (Saffron) Day, second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Saudi Arabia - National Day (unification 1932)
  • Japanese Autumnal equinox Day (????/Sh?bun no hi)
  • Celebrate Bisexuality Day - September 23rd of every year is designated as Celebrate Bisexuality Day and celebrated by members of the bisexual community and their allies worldwide. Observed annually since 1999.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Alexandre Adler: French historian, journalist and expert of contemporary geopolitics, the former USSR, and the Middle East.
  • Scott Newman: American noted family, the son of Paul Newman and first wife, Jacqueline, a skydiving instructor with 500 jumps to his credit, as well as a stunt man.
  • George Garzone: American saxophonist and educator.
  • Jhampa Shaneman: Canadian Buddhist Astrologer, co-author of the book, "Buddhist Astrology.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Sam Barry: American basketball player and coach (Born 1892).
Facts:
  • Patty Berg wins LPGA Sunset Hills Golf Open
  • US Mustangs accidentally bombs British on Hill 282 Korea, 17 killed
  • Philadelphia Athletics' Joe Astroth is fourth to get six RBIs in an inning (6th).

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1950 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Nevertheless (I'm In Love with You) - Ralph Flanagan & His Orchestra
  2. Don Cherry - Thinking of You

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1950?

  • Life: Ezio Pinza
  • Time: Mayor of Berlin
  • Life: American elegance fashion

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

A Rage To Live

By: John O'Hara

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.

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The Way West

By: A.B. Guthrie Jr

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.

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One On The House

By: Mary Lasswell

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.

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The Woman Of Rome

By: Alberto Moravia

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.

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