Friday 28 January 1949
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Thomas J Downey American politician (Representative-Democrat-New York and Tom Downey.
A Canterbury Tale, directed by Michael Powell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
while Home Sweet Zoo by Clare Barnes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Admiral Broadway Revue.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 28 January 1949 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
- Thomas J Downey American politician (Representative-Democrat-New York: 1975-).
- Tom Downey: former American Congressman.
- Thomas Downey: American politician; involved in government work from the early 1970s.
- Greg Popovich: American basketball Head Coach, Spurs.
- Gregg Popovich: American basketball coach.
- Mike Moore: New Zealand union leader and politician 34th Prime Minister of New Zealand
- New York Giants sign their 1st black players, Monte Irvin and Ford Smith
- UN Security council convicts Dutch aggression in Indonesia
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1949 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
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