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Wednesday 18 May 1949

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 18, 1949). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Rick Wakeman and Fausto Rapisarda. The Beautiful Blonde from Bashful Bend, directed by Preston Sturges, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949 On TV people were watching The Art Ford Show.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Beautiful Blonde from Bashful Bend

Directed by: Preston Sturges

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

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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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Africa Screams

Directed by: Charles Barton

Starring: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Clyde Beatty, Frank Buck

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Red Stallion in the Rockies

Directed by: Ralph Murphy

Starring: Arthur Franz, Wallace Ford, Ray Collins, Jean Heather

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TV Series

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

The Art Ford Show

R.F.D. America

The Cliff Edwards Show

The Clock

Starring: Larry Semon

Country: United States

The Black Robe

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Historical Events

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Famous Deaths:
  • James T: Adams; US historian (Pulitzer 1921).
  • Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America incorporates.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 18, 1949 - Geocentric view

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