Tuesday 28 June 1949
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
The Fountainhead, directed by King Vidor, 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 28 June 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 30 days ?
Captain Video and His Video Rangers
Cavalcade of Stars
Mr. I. Magination
Which were the important events of 28 June 1949 ?
- Feast of St Irenaeus of Lyon
- Vidovdan, Orthodox religious holiday commemorating St. Vitus
- National Handshake Day
See other famous people born on 28 June
Don Baylor: Texas, United States -- Baseball player (Rockies, 1979 AL RBI leader, 267 HBP).
Edward Totah: Art dealer.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1949 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
Room Full of Roses - Dick Haymes
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
What news were making the headlines those days in June 1949?
- Time: Director of Memorial Hospital, the world's biggest cancer hospital
- Life: Inland Sailing
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 ...
Tell the world why 28 June 1949 is such a special date for you!