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Thursday 2 March 1950

It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on March 2, 1950). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Karen Carpenter and Belinda Giblin. Stars in My Crown, directed by Jacques Tourneur, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950 while The Peabody Sisters Of Salem by Louise Hall Tharp was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Show Goes On.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Stars in My Crown

Directed by: Jacques Tourneur

Starring: Joel McCrea, Ellen Drew, Dean Stockwell, Alan Hale

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Julius Caesar

Directed by: David Bradley

Starring: Harold Tasker, Charlton Heston, David Bradley, Theodore Cloak

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Black Hand

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

Starring: Gene Kelly, J. Carrol Naish, Teresa Celli, Marc Lawrence

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Perfect Strangers

Directed by: Bretaigne Windust

Starring: Ginger Rogers, Dennis Morgan, Thelma Ritter, Margalo Gillmore

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The Kid from Texas

Directed by: Kurt Neumann

Starring: Audie Murphy, Gale Storm, Albert Dekker, Shepperd Strudwick

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Show Goes On

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The Cisco Kid

Starring: Duncan Renaldo, Leo Carrillo, Diablo, Loco

Country: United States

War on Crime

Your Show of Shows

Written by: Sylvester L. Weaver Jr.

Starring: Sid Caesar, Imogene Coca, Carl Reiner, Howard Morris

Country: United States

The Saturday Night Revue with Jack Carter

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 March 1950 ?

  • Blessed Charles the Good, Count of Flanders (+Bruges 1127)
  • saint Jovinus
  • Saint Abdalon
  • Church of England - Saint Chad's Day.
  • Texas Independence Day (1836).
Famous Birthdays:
  • Karen Carpenter: American musician, a member of a popular brother-sister singing team "The Carpenters," who sold millions of hit records in the early '70s.
  • Belinda Giblin: Australian actress who gained national attention as the sexy blonde secretary in the sordid TV soap "The Box," 10/1973 to 11/1974.
  • Karen Carpenter in New Haven: Connecticut, USA; vocalist/drummer ("We've Only Just Begun").
  • Matthew Laurance in Queens: New York, USA; actor/identical twin of Mitchell (Mel - Beverly Hills 90210, Ben - Duet).
  • Jeffrey Chodorow: American restaurateur and financier.
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on March 02, 1950 - Geocentric view

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Peabody Sisters Of Salem

By: Louise Hall Tharp

Reviews the colorful lives, divergent personaliteis, and literary friendships of the three Salem sisters

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White Collar Zoo

By: Clare Barnes

Familiar office specimens, from the Chairman of the Board to the Boss's Wife, captured here with deadly hilarity.

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The Man With The Golden Arm

By: Nelson Algren

A novel of rare genius, The Man with the Golden Arm describes the dissolution of a card-dealing WWII veteran named Frankie Machine, caught in the act of slowly cutting his own

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Mr. Jones, Meet The Master

By: Peter Marshall

In 'Mr. Jones meet the Master', you are allowed the privilege of reading just a few of Dr. Marshall's sermons. When most people (Especially teenagers) hear that you're reading 'a book

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