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Thursday 6 January 1949, Epiphany

It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 6, 1949). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Thierry Ardisson and Steven Forrest. A Woman's Secret, directed by Nicholas Ray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949 On TV people were watching The Eyes Have It.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

A Woman's Secret

Directed by: Nicholas Ray

Starring: Maureen O'Hara, Melvyn Douglas, Gloria Grahame, Bill Williams

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A Song Is Born

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: Danny Kaye, Virginia Mayo, Benny Goodman, Tommy Dorsey

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June Bride

Directed by: Bretaigne Windust

Starring: Bette Davis, Robert Montgomery, Fay Bainter, Betty Lynn

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The Return of October

Directed by: Joseph H. Lewis

Starring: Glenn Ford, Terry Moore, Albert Sharpe, James Gleason

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Million Dollar Weekend

Directed by: Gene Raymond

Starring: Gene Raymond, Osa Massen, Francis Lederer, Robert Warwick

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Eyes Have It

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Picture This

Directed by: Stephen Herek

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Arthur Godfrey and His Friends

Starring: Arthur Godfrey, Frank Parker

Country: United States

Stand by for Crime

The Charlie Chester Show

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 January 1949 ?

  • Epiphany (National Holiday) in Italy
  • Christianity (except Eastern and Oriental Orthodox who follow the Julian Calendar) - Epiphany of the Lord (a.k.a. "Twelfth Day of Christmas" and Three Kings Day in some areas).
  • In the Irish Calendar- Little Christmas or Nollaig na mBan (Women's Christmas) and/or Twelfth Day.
  • Twelfth Night, or The Lord of Misrule
  • Rastafari movement - Celebration of the ceremonial birthday of Haile Selassie
Famous Birthdays:
  • Thierry Ardisson: French television producer and host and movie producer.
  • Steven Forrest: American pro astrologer; author of "The Inner Sky," "The Changing Sky," "The Night Speaks" and "The Book of Pluto.
  • Joan Hess: American popular writer of mystery stories.
  • Stephen Bogart: American noted family, the first child of Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall.
  • Carolyn Wright: American poet and academic.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Victor Fleming: American director cinematographer and producer (d. 1949).

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 06, 1949 - Geocentric view

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