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Thursday 16 November 1950

It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 16, 1950). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Pierre Frogier and Fanny Delbrice. Pygmy Island, directed by William Berke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950 while Calculated Risk by Mark W. Clark was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Rancho Alegre.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Pygmy Island

Directed by: William Berke

Starring: Johnny Weissmuller, Ann Savage, David Bruce, Steven Geray

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The West Point Story

Directed by: Roy Del Ruth

Starring: James Cagney, Virginia Mayo, Doris Day, Gordon MacRae

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Counterspy Meets Scotland Yard

Directed by: Seymour Friedman

Starring: Howard St. John, Ron Randell, Amanda Blake, Lewis Martin

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Cyrano de Bergerac

Directed by: Michael Gordon

Starring: José Ferrer, Mala Powers, William Prince, Morris Carnovsky

Country: United States

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North of the Great Divide

Directed by: William Witney

Starring: Roy Rogers, Trigger, Penny Edwards, Gordon Jones

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TV Series

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

Rancho Alegre

Directed by: Rolando Aguilar

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Directed by: Luis Mandoki

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Chance of a Lifetime

Directed by: Bernard Miles

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The Peter Lind Hayes Show

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 November 1950 ?

  • USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
  • Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • International Day for Tolerance
  • Iceland - Dagur fslenskrar tungu (Icelandic Language Day)
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Famous Deaths:
  • Bob Smith: American co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous.
  • Egyptian King Faruk demands departure of all British troops
  • UN gets US government approval to issue postage stamps
  • US President Truman proclaims emergency crisis caused by communist threat

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on November 16, 1950 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1950 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Oh, Babe! - Kay Starr
  2. The Tennessee Waltz - Patti Page


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Calculated Risk

By: Mark W. Clark

"Mark W. Clark was a major figure in World War II. He was prominent as one of the top American commanders.

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Behind The Flying Saucers

By: Frank Scully

Hardcover copy in good condition. Ex-library copy. Jacket spine and back cover present; front of cover missing./lh

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Look Younger, Live Longer

By: Gayelord Hauser

Every man and woman, young or old, will find in this book sane and sound advice that should make the mature years of life a healthier and happier time.

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Chicago Confidential

By: Jack Lait and Lee Mortimer

Chicago is the hurly-burly, rough-and-tumble, guns-and-girls, front-page town of the U.S. - and this is an impudent, uncensored, shocking account of the fast, fabulous, fascinating city.

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