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Wednesday 9 August 1950

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 9, 1950). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Anémone (actress) and Patrice Petitallot. Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye, directed by Gordon Douglas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950 while The Cocktail Party by T.S. Eliot was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Innocents Abroad.
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What the sky looked like on 9 August 1950

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Movies

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

Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye

Directed by: Gordon Douglas

Starring: James Cagney, Barbara Payton, Helena Carter, Ward Bond

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Three Little Words

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

Starring: Fred Astaire, Vera-Ellen, Red Skelton, Arlene Dahl

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Vagabunda

Directed by: Miguel Morayta

Starring: Antonio Badú, Leticia Palma, Luis Beristáin, Irma Dorantes

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Duchess of Idaho

Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard

Starring: Esther Williams, Van Johnson, John Lund, Paula Raymond

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The Flame and the Arrow

Directed by: Jacques Tourneur

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Virginia Mayo, Robert Douglas, Aline MacMahon

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Innocents Abroad

Directed by: Les Blank

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Don't Look Now

Directed by: Nicolas Roeg

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The Stork Club

Directed by: Hal Walker

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 August 1950 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Nathy (or David)
  • Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
  • St. Fedlimid/Felimy
  • St. Romanus Ostiarius
  • St. Edith Stein
Famous Birthdays:
  • Anémone (actress)
  • Patrice Petitallot: French astrologer, data collector and news journal editor of "Lettres du Cadran.
  • Roelof S "Roel" Bakker: Dutch actor / director (Love Potion).
  • Anémone : French actress, filmmaker and political activist, born into a family of the Haute Bourgeoisie.
  • Michael Winnings: American bartender and waiter who spent two and a half years in college with a psychology and sociology major.
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Facts:
  • Lusty Song wins Hambletonian

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 09, 1950 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Red Foley & Ernest Tubb - Goodnight, Irene
  2. Can Anyone Explain? (No, No, No!) - Ames Brothers

Books

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

The Cocktail Party

By: T.S. Eliot

A modern verse play about the search for meaning, in which a psychiatrist is the catalyst for the action. “An authentic modern masterpiece” (New York Post).

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Sleep Till Noon

By: Max Shulman

Shulman's fourth satiric novel, perhaps his best. Harry Riddle, cafeteria bus boy makes good. Illustrated by Bill Crawford.

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The Stubborn Heart

By: Frank G. Slaughter

thrilling, romantic story of how a daring, fearless young doctor defied his wealthy neighbors in order to accomplish his objectives

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The Little Princesses

By: Marion Crawford

he touching and ground-breaking account of the Queen and Princess Margaret's childhood by their nanny, with a foreword by former BBC Royal Correspondent Jennie Bond.

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