Friday 30 June 1950
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Leonard Whiting and Pablo Castillo.
The Flame and the Arrow, directed by Jacques Tourneur, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950
while The Peabody Sisters Of Salem by Louise Hall Tharp was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Web.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 30 June 1950 ?
- Independence Day in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
- First Martyrs of the See of Rome.
- Leonard Whiting: British actor.
- Pablo Castillo: Jockey.
- Donna Jean Willmott in Akron: Ohio, USA; FALN member (FBI most wanted).
- US General MacArthur visits front in South Korea / asks for US troops
- US President Harry Truman orders US troops into Korea.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1950 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
Search For Your Ancestors
Make this date unforgettable
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?