Sunday 16 July 1950
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Camille Saviola and Valery Yevgenyevich Maksimenko.
Broken Arrow, directed by Delmer Daves, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 July 1950 ?
- Botswana - President's Day (2nd day)
- Catholic - Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
- Camille Saviola: Bronx, New York -- Actress (Nightlife).
- Valery Yevgenyevich Maksimenko: Russian Colonel / Cosmonaut.
- Pierre Paradis: Canadian lawyer and politician.
- Dennis Priestley: English darts player.
- Frances Spalding: English historian and academic.
- Tom Terrell: American journalist, musicologist and DJ (d. 2007)
- Single day 16-team home run record set at 37 (National League-25, American League-12).
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1950 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Tony Martin - La Vie En Rose
- Tzena, Tzena, Tzena - Mitch Miller & His Orchestra
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