Wednesday 20 July 1949
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Stuart Bloomberg and Jean-Louis Cohen.
Mighty Joe Young, directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
On TV people were watching The Magic Cottage.
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- St. Jerome Aemiliani
- St. Rufina
- St. Flavian
- St. Justa
- St. Margaret of Antioch
- St. Sabinus
- St. Joseph of Barsabas
- Brazil - Friendship Day
- St. Ceslas
- Argentina - Dfa del Amigo (Friendship Day)
- Japan - Marine Day (Umi-no-hi, currently it falls on the third Monday in July.)
- Northern Cyprus - Peace and Freedom Day
- Colombia - Independence Day
- Feast day for at least seventeen saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Aurelius
- St. Wulmar/Ulmar
- St. Severa1
- St. Barhadbesciabas
- St. Severa2
- St. Wilgefortis
- International chess day
- Stuart Bloomberg: American television writer and executive he worked his way up through ABC beginning in comedy writing.
- Jean-Louis Cohen: French architect and academic professor.
- Vasil Kolarov elected Premier of Bulgaria
- Israel and Syria sign a truce to end their nineteen-month war.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1949 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Dick Haymes - Maybe It's Because
- Some Enchanted Evening - Paul Weston & His Orchestra
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