Saturday September 16, 1950

US date format: 9/16/1950, UK date format: 16/9/1950

It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo (see zodiac on September 16, 1950). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Paula Moore and Henry Louis Gates. Saddle Tramp, directed by Hugo Fregonese, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950 while Owen Glen by Ben Ames Williams was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Rancho Alegre.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Mexico - Independence Day (from Spain; proclaimed 1810, recognised 1821, instituted 1825; See Fiestas Patrias)
  • Also see September 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • RC Saints - Saint Cyprian, Pope Cornelius, Saint Ludmila
  • In ancient Greece, the third day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates walked to the sea at Phaleron and purified themselves in the water.
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Events

  • Viet Minh-offensive against French bases in Vietnam
  • Cleveland Rams (formerly AAFC) play first NFL game, beat Philadelphia Eagles 35-10).

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Movies

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Rashomon

Rashomon

Directed by: Akira Kurosawa

Starring: Toshirô Mifune, Machiko Kyô, Masayuki Mori, Takashi Shimura

Country: United States of America

The Furies

The Furies

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Wendell Corey, Walter Huston, Judith Anderson

Country: United States of America

Panic in the Streets

Panic in the Streets

Directed by: Elia Kazan

Starring: Richard Widmark, Paul Douglas, Barbara Bel Geddes, Jack Palance

Country: United States of America

Devil's Doorway

Devil's Doorway

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Starring: Robert Taylor, Louis Calhern, Paula Raymond, Marshall Thompson

Broken Arrow

Broken Arrow

Directed by: Delmer Daves

Starring: James Stewart, Jeff Chandler, Debra Paget, Basil Ruysdael

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

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Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. - I Love the Guy
  2. - I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles
Sport Games on September 16, 1950

Sport Games on September 16, 1950


NFL

American Football
  • Cleveland Browns - Philadelphia Eagles : 35 - 10
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TV Series

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The Stork Club

The Stork Club

Directed by: Hal Walker

Lights, Camera, Action!

Lights, Camera, Action!

Don't Look Now

Don't Look Now

Directed by: Nicolas Roeg

Innocents Abroad

Innocents Abroad

Directed by: Les Blank

Chance of a Lifetime

Chance of a Lifetime

Directed by: Bernard Miles

How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Kon-Tiki by Thor Heyerdahl

Kon-Tiki

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Now a major motion picture, Kon-Tiki is the record of Thor Heyerdahl’s astonishing three-month voyage across the Pacific.Kon-Tiki is the record of an astonishing adventure—a journey of 4,300 nautical miles across

Look Younger, Live Longer by Gayelord Hauser

Look Younger, Live Longer

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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.

White Witch Doctor by Louise A. Stinetorf

White Witch Doctor

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Ellen Burton had come to the Congo as a medical missionary, with little knowledge of theology or medicine-armed only with a sense of humor, an uncanny knack for praying with a

Roosevelt In Retrospect by John Gunther

Roosevelt In Retrospect

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The master of collecting, assessing and redistributing information has turned his reportorial gifts to the personality and career of a figure who is already part of history.

The Spanish Gardener by A.J. Cronin

The Spanish Gardener

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When Mr Harrington Brande moves himself and his precious young son Nicholas to a grand house in the deserted Spanish town of San Jorge he is planning on a fresh start

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on September 16, 1950?

On September 16, 1950 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is September 16, 1950?

On September 16, 1950 the zodiac sign was Virgo.

Who was the US President on September 16, 1950?

On September 16, 1950 the US President was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 16, 1950?

On September 16, 1950 the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour).

Who was the Pope on September 16, 1950?

On September 16, 1950 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on September 16, 1950?

On September 16, 1950 several famous people were born including, Henry Louis Gates, Paula Moore, David Bellamy.

Which famous people died on September 16, 1950?

Famous people died on September 16, 1950 include, Pedro De Cordoba.