Friday 5 May 1950US date format: 5/5/1950, UK date format: 5/5/1950
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 5, 1950). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Joseph Abboud and Maggie MacNeal Dutch singer ("Mouth and MacNeal".
Champagne for Caesar, directed by Richard Whorf, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950
while How I Raised Myself From Failure To Success In Selling by Frank Bettger was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching My True Story.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 5 May 1950
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Which were the important events of 5 May 1950 ?
- Martyrs Neophytos, Gaius and Gaianus
- Euthymios the Wonderworker
- Barlaam of Serpukhov
- Martin and Heraclius of Illyria
- Eulogios the Confessor
- New Martyr Ephraim of Nea Makri
- Albania: Martyrs' Day.
- Great Martyr Irene
- Roly Poly of Georgia.
- Saint Aventinus (d. 1189)
- Ethiopia: Liberation Day (1941).
- International Midwives Day.
- Adrian of Monzensk
- South Korea: Children's Day.
- Guyana: Indian Immigration Day (1838).
- Council of Europe: Europe Day.
- International No Pants Day.
- Hong Kong, Macau, South Korea and Taiwan (2006): Buddha's Birthday.
- Japan: Tango no Sekku (Boy's Day) or Kodomo no hi (Children's Day).
- Mexico and (informally) the United States: Cinco de Mayo (1862).
- Maggie MacNeal Dutch singer ("Mouth and MacNeal": "I See a Star").
- Joseph Abboud: American designer whose work is described as "updated but not too far out, and the fabrics he uses are excellent.
- Brian Alderson
- Googoosh : Pop Singer.
- Maggie MacNeal: Dutch singer (Mouth & MacNeal).
- Bhumibol Adulyadej crowns himself King Rama IX of Thailand.
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1950 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Roses - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra
- Hoop-Dee-Doo - Kay Starr
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