It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
The Barkleys of Broadway, directed by Charles Walters, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Directed by: Charles Walters
Starring: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Oscar Levant
Country: United States
Directed by: Fred M. Wilcox
Starring: Margaret O'Brien, Herbert Marshall, Dean Stockwell
Directed by: Mark Robson
Starring: Kirk Douglas, Arthur Kennedy, Marilyn Maxwell
Directed by: Tay Garnett
Starring: Bing Crosby, Rhonda Fleming, Cedric Hardwicke
Directed by: Robert Wise
Starring: Robert Ryan, Audrey Totter, George Tobias
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Starring: Dwight D. Eisenhower
Starring: Benny Rubin, Vinnie Monte, Mady Sullivan, Charlie Ford
Starring: Fred Waring
Starring: Gene Raymond
Starring: Rex Marshall
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1949 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in April 1949 ?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
By: Mika Waltari
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.
By: Lloyd C. Douglas
It was a calm, early summer noon in the southern mountains of Arabia. Sheltering the King's well-guarded domain, a mile above and a dozen miles east of the Dead Sea, motionless
By: Sholem Asch
Mary is the simple story of a mother's love for her son and the story of the mother of our Savior.
By: John O'Hara
A huge bestseller when it first appeared in 1949, A Rage to Live is a large-scale social chronicle of America set against the backdrop of Fort Penn, Pennsylvania, a city with a dynamic history, both public and personal.
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