Tuesday 5 July 1949
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Alain Pacadis and Benny Stolovitz.
The Fountainhead, directed by King Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
while The Sheltering Sky by Paul Bowles 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 5 July 1949 ?
- Isle of Man: Tynwald Day (1266).
- Venezuela: Independence Day (1811).
- Algeria: Independence Day (1962).
- Cape Verde: Independence Day (1975).
- Church of the SubGenius: X-Day (1998).
- Armenia: Constitution Day (1995)
- Czech Republic and Slovakia: Arrival of Saints Cyril and Methodius in Great Moravia (around 863).
- Alain Pacadis
- Benny Stolovitz: Fictional character on LA Law.
- Susan Lancaster: American noted family, the daughter of actor Burt Lancaster.
- Ludwig Strauss: German / Israeli writer (Heimliche Gegenwart).
- New York Giants purchase Monty Irvin and Henry Thompson, their 1st blacks
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