Wednesday 12 July 1950
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jean-Yves Escoffier and Pascal Perrineau.
Treasure Island, directed by Byron Haskin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950
while I Leap Over The Wall by Monica Baldwin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Andy Pandy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
- Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
- Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
- Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday (2nd day)
- The "center pivot irrigation day" of Colorado
- Kiribati - Independence Day
- RainMaker Day - Salem, OR.
- Spo TomT and Prfncipe - Independence Day
- Jean-Yves Escoffier
- Pascal Perrineau
- Phoebe Snow: American singer and songwriter.
- Eric Carr: Drummer (Kiss-Beth), dies of cancer at 41.
- Gilles Meloche: Canadian ice hockey player and coach.
- Elsie de Wolfe: American socialite and interior decorator (Born 1865).
- ILTF re-admits Germany and Japan in Davis Cup, Poland and Hungary withdraw.
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