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Friday 6 October 1950

It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Thomas McClary and Francis Delon. Harvey, directed by Henry Koster, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950 while Behind The Flying Saucers by Frank Scully was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show.
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show

Starring: George Burns, Gracie Allen, Bea Benaderet, Harry von Zell

Country: United States

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The Frank Sinatra Show

Starring: Frank Sinatra

Country: United States

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You Bet Your Life

Starring: Groucho Marx, George Fenneman

Country: United States

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Beulah

Starring: Ethel Waters, Louise Beavers

Country: United States

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Tom Corbett, Space Cadet

Starring: Frankie Thomas, Al Markim, Jan Merlin, Jack Grimes

Country: United States

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Harvey

Directed by: Henry Koster

Starring: James Stewart, Josephine Hull, Peggy Dow

Country: United States

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All About Eve

Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Starring: Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders

Country: United States

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The Black Rose

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

Starring: Tyrone Power, Orson Welles, Ccile Aubry

Country: United States

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No Way Out

Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Starring: Richard Widmark, Linda Darnell, Stephen McNally

Country: United States

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Sunset Blvd.

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 October 1950 ?

Holidays:
  • Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
  • Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
  • U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
  • French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Ireland - Ivy Day, formerly honoring the Irish revolutionary Padraig Pearse, commemmorates the death of Charles Stewart Parnell.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Thomas McClary: US soul guitarist (Commodores-Still).
  • Francis Delon: French senior official and state councillor.
  • David Brin: United States -- Sci-fi author (Hugo, Nebula, Sundiver, Postman).
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1950 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Orange Colored Sky - King Cole Trio (Stan Kenton & His Orchestra)
  2. Ray Anthony - Harbor Lights
  3. Perry Como - Patricia

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1950?

  • Life: Stuart Symington
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Lucius Clay -- Oct. 2, 1950
  • Esquire

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Behind The Flying Saucers

By: Frank Scully

Hardcover copy in good condition. Ex-library copy. Jacket spine and back cover present; front of cover missing./lh

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The Spanish Gardener

By: A.J. Cronin

When Mr Harrington Brande moves himself and his precious young son Nicholas to a grand house in the deserted Spanish town of San Jorge he is planning on a fresh start

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Anybody Can Do Anything

By: Betty MacDonald

You know how sometimes friendship blossoms in the Þrst few moments of meeting? “Something clicked,” we say. Well, that’s what discovering Betty MacDonald was like for me: I happened to read

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Drawn From Memory

By: John T. McCutcheon

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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