Tuesday 4 July 1950, US Independence Day
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Christian Spitz and Cheryl Troy.
The Flame and the Arrow, directed by Jacques Tourneur, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950
while John Adams And The American Revolution by Catherine Drinker Bowen was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Andy Pandy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 July 1950 ?
- Filipino-American Friendship Day
- In astronomy, the approximate date of Earth's aphelion.
- United States and Denmark - Independence Day (1776)
- Christian Spitz: French physician, well known radio counselor for young people and consultant in many TV shows of TF1 under the popular name of "Doc.
- Cheryl Troy: American employee at Edgewater Technology in charge of Human Resources Dept.
- Philip Craven: British International Paralympic Committee president.
- David Jensen: Canadian-English radio and television host.
- Tonio K: American singer-songwriter.
- Braves Sid Gordon ties season grand slam record with 4
- Truman signs public law 600 (Puerto Ricans write own constitution)
- US President Harry Truman signs public law 600 (Puerto Ricans can write own consitution).
- The first broadcast by Radio Free Europe.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1950 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Tzena, Tzena, Tzena - Weavers (Gordon Jenkins & His Orchestra)
- Mona Lisa - Victor Young & His Orchestra (Vocal Don Cherry)
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