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Thursday 15 September 1949

It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Joe L Barton and Philip Clairmont. Miss Grant Takes Richmond, directed by Lloyd Bacon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949 On TV people were watching The Ed Wynn Show.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Miss Grant Takes Richmond

Directed by: Lloyd Bacon

Starring: Lucille Ball, William Holden, Janis Carter, James Gleason

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The Red Danube

Directed by: George Sidney

Starring: Walter Pidgeon, Ethel Barrymore, Peter Lawford, Angela Lansbury

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Directed by: Wolfgang Staudte

Starring: Paul Esser, Irene Korb, Karl Heinz Deickert, Reinhold Bernt

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The Singing Princess

Directed by: Anton Gino Domenighini

Starring: Stefano Sibaldi, Germana Calderini, Giulio Panicali, Olinto Cristina

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The Cowboy and the Indians

Directed by: John English

Starring: Gene Autry, Champion, Sheila Ryan, Frank Richards

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TV Series

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

The Ed Wynn Show

The Boris Karloff Mystery Playhouse

Starring: Mary Malone, Jean Muir, Mildred Natwick, Oliver Thorndike

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 September 1949 ?

  • Bulgaria - The first day of school.
  • Japan - Respect for the Aged Day before 2003; beginning in 2003, Respect for the Aged Day is held on the third Monday of September.
  • The United Kingdom - the British commemorate the Battle of Britain on the day of the last massive Luftwaffe attack in 1940.
  • Also see September 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics).
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Our Lady of Sorrows.
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  • Lone Ranger premieres on ABC-TV
  • WJAC TV channel 6 in Johnstown, PA (NBC / ABC) begins broadcasting
  • WJXT TV channel 4 in Jacksonville, Florida (CBS) begins broadcasting

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