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Monday 16 May 1949

US date format: 5/16/1949, UK date format: 16/5/1949

It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 16, 1949). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Nicole Rieu and Jean-Yves Hugon. Johnny Allegro, directed by Ted Tetzlaff, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949 On TV people were watching Crusade in Europe.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Johnny Allegro

Directed by: Ted Tetzlaff

Starring: George Raft, Nina Foch, George Macready, Will Geer

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The Beautiful Blonde from Bashful Bend

Directed by: Preston Sturges

Starring: Betty Grable, Cesar Romero, Rudy Vallee, Olga San Juan

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Jour de fête

Directed by: Jacques Tati

Starring: Jacques Tati, Guy Decomble, Paul Frankeur, Santa Relli

Country: United States

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Home of the Brave

Directed by: Mark Robson

Starring: Jeff Corey, James Edwards, Lloyd Bridges, Douglas Dick

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Streets of Laredo

Directed by: Leslie Fenton

Starring: William Holden, Macdonald Carey, Mona Freeman, William Bendix

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TV Series

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Crusade in Europe

Starring: Dwight D. Eisenhower

Country: United States

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Make Mine Music

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Bon Voyage

Directed by: James Neilson

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The Art Ford Show

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Historical Events

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  • Saint HonorT of Amiens
  • Saint Andrew Bobola
  • Saint Ubaldus
  • Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
  • Saint Simon Stock
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Planetary positions on May 16, 1949 - Geocentric view

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