Sunday 8 May 1949
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include David Vines .
The Barkleys of Broadway, directed by Charles Walters, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
while The Autobiography Of Will Rogers by Donald Day was one of the best selling books.
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 8 May 1949 ?
- Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
- Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
- Parents' Day in South Korea
- Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
- VE Day
- World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day
- Saint Ida of Nivelles
- David Vines: Australian economist and academic.
- West German constitution approved.
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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