Thursday 18 August 1949
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Nigel Griggs and Rudy Hartono.
Madame Bovary, directed by Vincente Minnelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
while Mary by Sholem Asch was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hands of Mystery.
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Which were the important events of 18 August 1949 ?
- RC saints - Saint Helena of Constantinople,Saint Alberto Hurtado
- Buhe in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church
- Nigel Griggs: English bass player songwriter and producer (Split Enz and Schnell Fenster).
- Rudy Hartono: Indonesian badminton player.
- Hungary adopts constitution
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