Monday 30 May 1949
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include P J Carlesimo and Hans Baumgartner.
Edward, My Son, directed by George Cukor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
while Prince Of Egypt by Dorothy Clarke Wilson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Cavalcade of Stars.
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- Saint Reinhilde
- Peru ? National Potato Day .
- United States ? Memorial Day (originally ? currently last Monday in May).
- Saint Ferdinand III
- Saint Gabinus
- Saint Jeanne d'Arc
- Trinidad and Tobago ? Indian Arrival Day(National Holiday).
- P J Carlesimo
- Hans Baumgartner: German athlete, long jumper, he won the silver medal at the 1972 Munich Olympics.
- PJ Carlesimo: American basketball head coach, Warriors.
- Lydell Mitchell: American football player.
- Jean-Luc Rougé: French judoka, fighting in the under 93 kg weight division, who was the first French judoka to win gold medal at the World Judo Championships in 1975.
- P Carlesimo: American basketball player and coach.
- Paul Coleridge: English lawyer and judge.
- Klaus Flouride: American bass player songwriter and producer (Dead Kennedys).
- Bob Willis: English cricketer and sportscaster.
- Emmanuel Celestin Suhard: French Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church (Born 1874).
- East Germans constitution approved
- NPS / VHP win 1st general election in Suriname
- WRTV TV channel 6 in Indianapolis, IN (ABC) begins broadcasting
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
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