Sunday October 01, 1950

US date format: 10/1/1950, UK date format: 1/10/1950

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see zodiac on October 1, 1950). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Jeane Manson and Randy Quaid. Dark City, directed by William Dieterle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950 while The Cardinal by Henry Morton Robinson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching You Bet Your Life.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Singapore - Children's Day
  • Also see October 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • World Vegetarian Day
  • French Republican Calendar - Cuve (Barrel) Day, tenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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Events

  • Browns lose to Giants, setting club record for fewest points scored by both teams (tied in 1979), New York 6, Cleveland 0
  • Phillies win NL pennant on last day of season (10th inning HR)

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Movies

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Rashomon

Rashomon

Directed by: Akira Kurosawa

Starring: Toshirô Mifune, Machiko Kyô, Masayuki Mori, Takashi Shimura

Country: United States of America

The Breaking Point

The Breaking Point

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: John Garfield, Patricia Neal, Phyllis Thaxter, Juano Hernandez

The Furies

The Furies

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Wendell Corey, Walter Huston, Judith Anderson

Country: United States of America

Devil's Doorway

Devil's Doorway

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Starring: Robert Taylor, Louis Calhern, Paula Raymond, Marshall Thompson

Broken Arrow

Broken Arrow

Directed by: Delmer Daves

Starring: James Stewart, Jeff Chandler, Debra Paget, Basil Ruysdael

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 01, 1950?
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Top #3 songs in the USA

  1. - Harbor Lights
  2. - Patricia
  3. - Orange Colored Sky
Sport Games on October 01, 1950

Sport Games on October 01, 1950


NFL

American Football
  • Chicago Bears - Green Bay Packers : 21 - 31
  • Los Angeles Rams - San Francisco 49ers : 35 - 14
  • New York Giants - Cleveland Browns : 6 - 0
  • Pittsburgh Steelers - Washington Redskins : 26 - 7
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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You Bet Your Life

You Bet Your Life

Starring: Groucho Marx, George Fenneman

Country: United States of America

Tom Corbett, Space Cadet

Tom Corbett, Space Cadet

Starring: Frankie Thomas, Al Markim, Jan Merlin, Jack Grimes

Country: United States of America

Don't Look Now

Don't Look Now

Directed by: Nicolas Roeg

Innocents Abroad

Innocents Abroad

Directed by: Les Blank

Chance of a Lifetime

Chance of a Lifetime

Directed by: Bernard Miles

How old am I?

If October 01, 1950 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Cardinal by Henry Morton Robinson

The Cardinal

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On its first publication, The Cardinal was an immediate bestseller. A selection of the Literary Guild, it was published in more than a dozen languages and sold over two million copies.

Anybody Can Do Anything by Betty MacDonald

Anybody Can Do Anything

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You know how sometimes friendship blossoms in the Þrst few moments of meeting? “Something clicked,” we say. Well, that’s what discovering Betty MacDonald was like for me: I happened to read

Drawn From Memory by John T. McCutcheon

Drawn From Memory

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This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

The Mature Mind by Harry Allen Overstreet

The Mature Mind

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First published in 1949, this book is still well regarded today, and frequently cited by readers as one of the best books they ever read.

The Little Princesses by Marion Crawford

The Little Princesses

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he touching and ground-breaking account of the Queen and Princess Margaret's childhood by their nanny, with a foreword by former BBC Royal Correspondent Jennie Bond.

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on October 01, 1950?

On October 01, 1950 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is October 01, 1950?

On October 01, 1950 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on October 01, 1950?

On October 01, 1950 the US President was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 01, 1950?

On October 01, 1950 the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour).

Who was the Pope on October 01, 1950?

On October 01, 1950 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on October 01, 1950?

On October 01, 1950 several famous people were born including, Jeane Manson, Randy Quaid, Luigino Negro.


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