Wednesday 3 August 1949
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Morris "B B" Dickerson and Philip Casnoff.
The Window, directed by Ted Tetzlaff, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
while The Man With The Golden Arm by Nelson Algren was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Magic Cottage.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 August 1949 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Gamaliel
- Equatorial Guinea - Armed Forces Day
- St. Nicodemus
- Niger - Independence Day
- St. Walthen
- Morris "B B" Dickerson: Torrence, California -- Bassist (War, Low Rider, Outlaw).
- Philip Casnoff: American actor and director.
- B Dickerson: American bass player and songwriter (War).
- Sue Slipman: English politician.
- Republic Indonesia proclaims cease fire
- Basketball Association of America and National Basketball League merge to form the National Basketball Association.
- The National Basketball Association is founded in the United States.
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