Saturday 7 May 1949
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Marilyn Cole and Stuart Marshall.
The Barkleys of Broadway, directed by Charles Walters, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
On TV people were watching Crusade in Europe.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 7 May 1949 ?
- USA - National Masturbation Day (Declared by Good_Vibrations_(sex_toy_business)) Now in its 11th year - 
- Blessed Gisela (died 1060)
- Saint Domitian of Huy, apostle of the Meuse valley
- Bulgaria - Radio and Television Day (see above)
- Russia - Radio Day (commemorating the work of Alexander Popov)
- Saint Flavia Domitilla
- Marilyn Cole: Portsmouth, England -- Playmate of the year (Jan, 1972).
- Stuart Marshall: Director (Desire).
- Marie-George Buffet: French politician who was the head of the French Communist Party (PCF) from 2001 to 2010.
- Kathy Ahern: American golfer (Born 1949).
- Deborah Butterfield: American sculptor.
- 75th Kentucky Derby: Steve Brooks aboard Ponder wins in 2:04.2.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1949 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Dinah Shore & Buddy Clark - Baby, It's Cold Outside
- Again - Art Mooney & His Orchestra
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?