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Wednesday 28 September 1949

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Philip Chard and Jim Henshaw. The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad, directed by James Algar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949 On TV people were watching The Life of Riley.
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

The Life of Riley

Starring: Jackie Gleason, Rosemary DeCamp, Lanny Rees, Sid Tomack

Country: United States

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The Silver Theatre

Starring: Conrad Nagel

Country: United States

Come Dancing

Written by: Eric Morley

Starring: Charles Nove, Angela Rippon, Peter West, Andy Ross Orchestra

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Boris Karloff Mystery Playhouse

Starring: Mary Malone, Jean Muir, Mildred Natwick, Oliver Thorndike

Country: United States

The Big Story

Starring: Robert Sloane, Ernest Chappell

Country: United States

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad

Directed by: James Algar

Starring: Bing Crosby, Basil Rathbone, Eric Blore

Country: United States

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The Blue Lagoon

Directed by: Frank Launder

Starring: Jean Simmons, Donald Houston, Susan Stranks

Country: United States

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Pinky

Directed by: Elia Kazan

Starring: Jeanne Crain, Ethel Barrymore, Ethel Waters

Country: United States

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Thieves' Highway

Directed by: Jules Dassin

Starring: Richard Conte, Valentina Cortese, Lee J. Cobb

Country: United States

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Germany Year Zero

Directed by: Roberto Rossellini

Starring: Edmund Moeschke, Ernst Pittschau, Ingetraud Hinze

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 September 1949 ?

Holidays:
  • Feast day of the following RC Saints Leoba
  • St. Wenceslas
  • French Republican Calendar - Carotte (Carrot) Day, seventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Taiwan - Teacher's Day (Confucius' birthday)
  • Czech Republic - Czech Statehood Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Philip Chard: American licensed psychotherapist and author.
  • Jim Henshaw: Canadian actor producer and screenwriter.
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Facts:
  • My Friend Irma is 1st of 12 films starring Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Don't Cry, Joe (Let Her Go, Let Her Go, Let Her Go) - Gordon Jenkins & His Orchestra
  2. That Lucky Old Sun (Just Rolls Around Heaven All Day) - Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1949?

  • Life: Separates fashion
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Sir Oliver Franks -- Sep. 26, 1949
  • Life: Arlene Dahl

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

A Rage to Live

By: John O'Hara

A momentous bestseller when it was first published in 1949, John O’Hara’s sprawling novel A Rage to Live offers up a gorgeous pageant of idealists and libertines, tradesmen and crusaders, men of violence and goodwill, and women of fierce strength ...

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Mary

By: Sholem Asch

Mary

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The Egyptian

By: Mika Waltari

First published in the United States in 1949 and widely condemned as obscene, The Egyptian outsold every other novel published that year, and remains a classic; readers worldwide have testified to its life-changing power.

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The Big Fisherman

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

Story of Simon Peter who gives up fishing to become an Apostle of Jesus

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