Friday 27 May 1949
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Terry Collins and Hugh Lowther.
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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 27 May 1949
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Which were the important events of 27 May 1949 ?
- Mother's Day in Bolivia (Dfa de la Madre)
- Bruno, Bishop of Wnrzburg
- Pope John I
- Saint Julius the Veteran
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Venerable Bede
- Lag Ba'omer in Judaism (2005)
- Children's Day in Nigeria
- Terry Collins: Coach.
- Hugh Lowther: 8th Earl of Lonsdale English politician.
- Christa Vahlensieck: German runner.
- Indians start 12-17, owner Bill Veeck arranges a Second Opening Day
- Martin Canine, cartoon character, spoofs Martin Kane
- Russian stop train traffic West-Berlin
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1949 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Some Enchanted Evening - Bing Crosby
- Riders in the Sky (A Cowboy Legend) - Peggy Lee