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Wednesday 21 December 1949

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 21, 1949). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Thomas Sankara and Nicholas Penny. The Inspector General, directed by Henry Koster, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949 On TV people were watching Family Theatre.
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What the sky looked like on 21 December 1949

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Inspector General

Directed by: Henry Koster

Starring: Danny Kaye, Walter Slezak, Barbara Bates, Elsa Lanchester

Country: United States

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Malaya

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

Starring: Spencer Tracy, James Stewart, Valentina Cortese, Sydney Greenstreet

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Sons of New Mexico

Directed by: John English

Starring: Gene Autry, Champion, Gail Davis, Robert Armstrong

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Sands of Iwo Jima

Directed by: Allan Dwan

Starring: John Wayne, John Agar, Adele Mara, Forrest Tucker

Country: United States

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Branquignol

Directed by: Robert Dhéry

Starring: Julien Carette, Robert Dhéry, Annette Poivre, Raymond Bussières

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TV Series

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

Family Theatre

Starring: Nelson Leigh, Tudor Owen, Raymond Burr, Richard Hale

Country: United States

Super Circus

Starring: Claude Kirchner, Mary Hartline, Sandy Dobritsch, Clifford Soubier

Country: United States

Hollywood on Television

Starring: Al Jarvis, Onzy Matthews, Betty White

Country: United States

The Adventures of Cyclone Malone

Starring: Ross Jones, Dorothy Novis

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 December 1949 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
  • Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
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Facts:
  • Dutch 1st Chamber accept soeveregnty of Indonesia

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on December 21, 1949 - Geocentric view

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