Sunday 29 October 1950
It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Rino Gaetano and Abdullah Gul.
Dark City, directed by William Dieterle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950
while Across The River And Into The Trees by Ernest Hemingway was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Jack Benny Program.
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- St. Terence of Metz
- Turkey - Republic Day (1923)
- Anglican Church - James Hannington
- St. Zenobius
- St. Theodore
- St. Bond
- Saint Colman of Kilmacduagh
- St. Maximillian
- St. Donatus of Corfu
- St. Anne
- St. Abraham of Rostov
- R.C. Saints - October 29th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: Saint Narcissus of Jerusalem, Diwali in 1989.
- Douai Martyrs
- St. Elfleda
- St. Hyacinth
- St. Ida of Leeuw
- St. John of Autun
- Rino Gaetano: Italian musician and singer-songwriter, famous for his satirical songs and oblique yet incisive political commentary.
- Abdullah Gul: Turkish Politician, a Muslim, elected as 11th President of the Turkish Republic on July 22, 2007.
- Abdullah Gül: Turkish academic and politician 11th President of Turkey.
- Bronwen Mantel: Canadian actress and voice actor.
- British Minister of Finance Stafford Cripps resigns
- Wally Triplett averages 735 yards on three kickoff returns.
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