Monday 4 July 1949, US Independence Day
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Joyce Brothers and Bernard Gauthier.
The Fountainhead, directed by King Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
while The Dream Merchants by Harold Robbins was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Armchair Detective.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 July 1949 ?
- Filipino-American Friendship Day
- In astronomy, the approximate date of Earth's aphelion.
- United States and Denmark - Independence Day (1776)
- Joyce Brothers: Psychologist / author / columnist.
- Bernard Gauthier: French athlete.
- Pascal Garnier: French writer, an author of crime fiction and children's and juvenile literature.
- Alain Glavieux: French professor in electrical engineering at 'École Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications de Bretagne.
- Horst Seehofer: German politician, President of the Bundesrat, the lower house of German parliament, since 2011.
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