Saturday 29 January 1949
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Tommy Ramone and Evgeny Lovchev.
A Canterbury Tale, directed by Michael Powell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
On TV people were watching The Admiral Broadway Revue.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
You can also have a look at the whole 1949 or at January 29 across the years.
Have a look at the old newspapers from 29 January 1949 and get them!
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 ?
Arthur Godfrey and His Friends
Which were the important events of 29 January 1949 ?
See other famous people born on 29 January
- Britain, Belgium, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand and Switzerland recognize Israel.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1949 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in January 1949?
- Life: French skier Emile Allais
- Time: G.M.'s President
- Life: Resort play clothes
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
A story of ancient Egypt from the highest to the lowest levels of society; Source for the classic movie of the same name.
A perennial favourite from Lloyd C. Douglas, and the basis for a movie of the same title directed by Frank Borzage.
G. Putnam Pub. First Edition, First Printing, name first page no oher marks found.
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.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Tell the world why 29 January 1949 is such a special date for you!