Tuesday 24 May 1949
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Tomaz Pisanski and Sybil Danning.
Batman and Robin, directed by Spencer Bennet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
while Modern Arms And Free Men by Vannevar Bush was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Mr. I. Magination.
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Which were the important events of 24 May 1949 ?
- Aldersgate Day (Methodism).
- Canada: Victoria Day, on this date or the Monday before it. In Quebec, it is known as National Patriotes Day (JournTe nationale des patriotes). The holiday is often referred to as "May Two-Four," -- a "two-four" being slang for a case of beer with 24 bottles or cans.
- Bermuda: Bermuda Day.
- Eritrea: National Day.
- Macedonia: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Macedonian Script and Culture Day.
- Saints Donatianus and Rogatianus
- Saint Amadl
- Saint Suzanna
- Mary, Help of the Christians
- Saint Sarah is celebrated in Camargue, France by the Roma or Gypsies.
- Bulgaria: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Bulgarian Education and Culture, and Slavonic Script Day.
- Tomaz Pisanski: Slovenian mathematician.
- Sybil Danning: Austrian actress.
- Suza Francia: Dutch-American yoga teacher using the Iyengar method.
- Jim Broadbent: English actor.
- Hubert Birkenmeier: German-American soccer player and coach.
- Tomaž Pisanski: Slovenian mathematician and academic
- Aleksey Shchusev: Russian architect (Born 1873).
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