Saturday 26 November 1949
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Mari Alkatiri and Maggie Donnelly.
The Loves of Colette, directed by Jean Faurez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
while The Sheltering Sky by Paul Bowles was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching College of Musical Knowledge.
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- Mongolia: Independence Day
- Russia: St. Yuri's Day (1497 - 1649)
- Also see November 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. saints - Pope Siricius; celebration of the excellence of Saint Genevieve in Paris.
- Bah�'f Faith: Day of the Covenant
- Mari Alkatiri: East Timorese geographer and politician 1st Prime Minister of East Timor.
- Maggie Donnelly: Bag lady.
- Giuliana Gamba: Italian director, screenwriter and film producer.
- Shlomo Artzi: Israeli singer-songwriter and guitarist.
- Juanin Clay: American actress (d. 1995).
- Martin Lee: English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Brotherhood of Man).
- Vincent Mahler: American political scientist and academic.
- 37th CFL Grey Cup: Montreal Alouettes defeat Calgary Stampeders, 28-15
- India adopts a constitution as a British Commonwealth Republic.
- The Indian Constituent Assembly adopts India's constitution presented by Dr. B. R. Ambedkar.
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