Saturday 28 May 1949
It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Edward, My Son, directed by George Cukor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 28 May 1949 ?
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Germain of Paris
- Republic Day in Azerbaijan and Armenia (both 1918).
- Bernard of Menthon
- Augustine of Canterbury
- William of Gellone
- Susan Fitzgerald: English-Irish actress (d. 2013).
- Sue Holderness: Actress (Marlene-Only Fools & Horses, Sandbaggers).
- Wendy Williams: American singer-songwriter and actress (Plasmatics) (d. 1998).
- Shelley Hamlin in San Mateo: California, USA; LPGA golfer (1978 Patty Berg Classic).
- Wendy O[rleans] Williams in Rochester: New York, USA; punk rocker (Plasmatics).
- Rex Kern: American college and pro football player. He played Quarterback for Ohio State, and then for the Baltimore Cols from 1971 to 1973 and the Buffalo Bills in 1974.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1949 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Riders in the Sky (A Cowboy Legend) - Peggy Lee
- Some Enchanted Evening - Bing Crosby
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