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Wednesday 25 May 1949

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on May 25, 1949). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Guy-André Kieffer and Jim Broadbent. The Huggetts Abroad, directed by Ken Annakin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949 On TV people were watching Cavalcade of Stars.
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What the sky looked like on 25 May 1949

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Movies

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

The Huggetts Abroad

Directed by: Ken Annakin

Starring: Jack Warner, Kathleen Harrison, Dinah Sheridan, Susan Shaw

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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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TV Series

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

Cavalcade of Stars

Starring: Jackie Gleason

Country: United States

Mr. I. Magination

Written by: Paul Tripp

Starring: Donald Harris, Paul Tripp, Robin Morgan, Ted Tiller

Country: United States

The Art Ford Show

R.F.D. America

The Cliff Edwards Show

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 25 May 1949 ?

Holidays:
  • Ancient Latvia - Urbanas Diena observed
  • Saint Reinolf
  • Saint Marie-Madeleine-Sofie Barat (died 1865)
  • Virginia - Confederate Memorial Day (1868)
  • Argentina - Day of May Revolution/National Day (1810)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Simon H Spoor: intelligence officer/general (WWII), dies at age 47.
Facts:
  • Chinese Red army occupies Shanghai.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 25, 1949 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1949 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Some Enchanted Evening - Bing Crosby
  2. Riders in the Sky (A Cowboy Legend) - Peggy Lee

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