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Friday 10 February 1950

It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Mike Rutherford and Mark Spitz in Modesto. Stromboli, directed by Roberto Rossellini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950 while The Way West by A.B. Guthrie Jr was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching What's My Line?.
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TV Series

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

What's My Line?

Starring: John Daly, Arlene Francis, Bennett Cerf, Dorothy Kilgallen

Country: United States

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Rocky King, Detective

Starring: Roscoe Karns, Grace Carney, Earl Hammond, Ken Roberts

Country: United States

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Twenty Questions

Starring: Bobby McGuire

Country: United States

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The Magic Clown

Country: United States

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Man Against Crime

Written by: Lawrence M. Klee

Starring: Ralph Bellamy

Country: United States

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Cinderella

Directed by: Clyde Geronimi

Starring: Ilene Woods, James MacDonald, Eleanor Audley

Country: United States

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Stromboli

Directed by: Roberto Rossellini

Starring: Ingrid Bergman, Mario Vitale, Renzo Cesana

Country: United States

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Young Man with a Horn

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Kirk Douglas, Lauren Bacall, Doris Day

Country: United States

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The Third Man

Directed by: Carol Reed

Starring: Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Alida Valli

Country: United States

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Gun Crazy

Directed by: Joseph H. Lewis

Starring: John Dall, Peggy Cummins, Berry Kroeger

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 10 February 1950 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Saint Scholastica; World Marriage Day.
  • Malta - St. Paul's Shipwreck day. Catholicism in Malta.
  • Saint Silvanus
  • Saint Charalampe
  • Saint Austreberta
Famous Birthdays:
  • Mike Rutherford: Rocker (Genesis-Against All Odds, Mike & Mechanics).
  • Mark Spitz in Modesto: California, USA; swimmer (Olympics - 9 gold/silver/bronze - 1968, 1972).
  • Gail Rebuck: CEO (Random House).
  • Luis Colosio: Mexican politician, the campaign manager for President Carlos Salinas de Gortari in 1988.
  • Mark Spitz: American professional swimmer who, at the age of two, learned to swim when his family moved to Hawaii.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Armen Tigran Tigranyan: Composer, dies at 70.
  • Marcel Mauss: French anthropologist who established his fame with "The Gift," one of his short essays that planted a seed core of ideas.

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Music Charts

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

Top #5 songs in the USA
  1. Teresa Brewer - (Put Another Nickel In) Music! Music! Music!
  2. It Isn't Fair - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra (Vocal Don Cornell)
  3. Bing Crosby - Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy
  4. Rag Mop - Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra
  5. Johnnie Lee Wills - Rag Mop

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Eva Gabor
  • Time: British Labor Party leader Clement R. Attlee
  • Esquire

Books

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

The Way West

By: A.B. Guthrie Jr

An enormously entertaining classic, THE WAY WEST brings to life the adventure of the western passage and the pioneer spirit. The sequel to THE BIG SKY, this celebrated novel charts a frontiersman's return to the untamed West in 1846.

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American Freedom And Catholic Power

By: Paul Blanshard

Mild tanning to spine and pages. Otherwise clean, sturdy copy.

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The King'S Cavalier

By: Samuel Shellabarger

Fictional Novel, Historical Fiction

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A Rage To Live

By: John O'Hara

A huge bestseller when it first appeared in 1949, A Rage to Live is a large-scale social chronicle of America set against the backdrop of Fort Penn, Pennsylvania, a city with

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