Friday 28 January 1949
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
A Canterbury Tale, directed by Michael Powell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 28 January 1949 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
- Thomas J Downey American politician (Representative-Democrat-New York: 1975-).
- Gregg Popovich: American basketball coach.
- Greg Popovich: American basketball Head Coach, Spurs.
- Mike Moore: New Zealand union leader and politician 34th Prime Minister of New Zealand.
- Tom Downey: former American Congressman.
- Thomas Downey: American politician; involved in government work from the early 1970s. U.S. Congressman serving on the Ways and Means Budget Committee and the select Congressional Committee on the Aging. Formerly a Congressional SALT II advisor.
- New York Giants sign their 1st black players, Monte Irvin and Ford Smith
- UN Security council convicts Dutch aggression in Indonesia
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1949 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 28 January 1949 and get them!