What the sky looked like on August 16, 1950
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 8/16/1950, UK date format: 16/8/1950
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 16, 1950). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Stockwell Day and Peter York.
Rashomon, directed by Akira Kurosawa, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950
while Roosevelt In Retrospect by John Gunther was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Innocents Abroad.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 16, 1950?
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