Thursday 10 August 1950
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Chicca Rostagno and A L Harris.
No Way Out, directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950
while The Cardinal by Henry Morton Robinson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Gene Autry Show.
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- Roman festivals - Opalia, festival in honor of Ops
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Laurence
- Prisoner's Justice Day - Canada.
- Independence Day in Ecuador -- Movement began in Quito in 1809. Independence not achieved till May 1822.
- St. Deusdedit
- Ancient Latvia - Labrenca Diena held
- St. Blaan
- Chicca Rostagno: Italian manager of Saman, a community for the rehab of drug addicts, which she took over after her husband and founder, Mauro Rostagno, was murdered by unknown persons on 9/26/1988.
- A L Harris: Clinicaloncologist.
- Eric Braunn: Rocker (Iron Butterfly).
- James Reynolds: Oskaloosa, Kansas -- Actor (Abe Carver-Days of our Lives).
- Remy Girard: Canadian actor.
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