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Thursday 28 September 1950

1950-09-28

It was Thursday, 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

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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 this week ?

Big Town

Starring: Patrick McVey, Mark Stevens

Country: United States

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You Bet Your Life

Starring: Groucho Marx, George Fenneman

Country: United States

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All Star Revue

Starring: Jimmy Durante, Eddie Jackson, Jack Roth, Danny Thomas

Country: United States

The Billy Rose Show

Starring: Billy Rose

Country: United States

Beulah

Starring: Ethel Waters, Louise Beavers

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 September 1950 ?

Holidays:
  • Feast day of the following RC Saints Leoba
  • St. Wenceslas
  • French Republican Calendar - Carotte (Carrot) Day, seventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Taiwan - Teacher's Day (Confucius' birthday)
  • Czech Republic - Czech Statehood Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Paul Burgess: English drummer (10cc Jethro Tull Camel Magna Carta and The Icicle Works).
  • Laurie Lewis: American singer and fiddler.
  • Jim Densmore: American musician, the brother of "Doors" drummer John Densmore.
  • John Sayles: American actor, screenwriter, producer, editor and director of low-budget films.
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Facts:
  • Indonesia joins the United Nations.

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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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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Swedish Red Cross woman
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: General O.P. Smith -- Sep. 25, 1950
  • Life: Ezio Pinza

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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