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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in March 1950.
The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on March 1950: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 1950?


Events

  • 01 Mar 1950 USSR issues golden ruble coins.
  • 03 Mar 1950 3 months as National-American Football League takes back NFL name
  • 06 Mar 1950 Silly Putty invented
  • 07 Mar 1950 Ice Pairs Championship at London won by K Kennedy and P Kennedy (USA)
  • 08 Mar 1950 1st woman medical officer assigned to naval vessel (BR Walters)
  • 09 Mar 1950 Willie Sutton robs Manufacturers Bank of US$64,000 in New York City, New York.
  • 12 Mar 1950 Pope Pius XII encyclical On combating atheistic propaganda
  • 13 Mar 1950 General Motors reports 1949 net earnings of US$656,434,232 (record).
  • 14 Mar 1950 American FBI's "10 Most Wanted Fugitives" program begins.
  • 15 Mar 1950 Consul opens at Barrymore Theater NYC for 269 performances
  • 16 Mar 1950 1st annual National Book Awards
  • 17 Mar 1950 Belgian government of Eyskens resigns.
  • 18 Mar 1950 Touch & Go closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 176 performances
  • 19 Mar 1950 City College of New York defeats Bradley 69-61 to win the NIT championship.
  • 20 Mar 1950 The Polish government decides to confiscate the property of the Polish Catholic Church.
  • 22 Mar 1950 Egypt demands that Britain remove all its troops in the Suez Canal.
  • 23 Mar 1950 Great to Be Alive opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 52 performances
  • 24 Mar 1950 Gracie de Moss wins LPGA Pro-Ladies Golf Championship.
  • 27 Mar 1950 WHAS TV channel 11 in Louisville, KY (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 30 Mar 1950 Phototransistor invention announced, in Murray Hill, New Jersey, USA.

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in March 1950?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - My Foolish Heart
  2. - Music! Music! Music!
  3. - Dearie
  4. - Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy
  5. - The Third Man Theme

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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Chupke Chupke

Chupke Chupke

Directed by: Hrishikesh Mukherjee

Starring: Dharmendra, Sharmila Tagore, Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bhaduri

Monty Python and the Holy Grail

Monty Python and the Holy Grail

Directed by: Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones

Starring: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam

Country: United States of America

Casino

Casino

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

Starring: Robert De Niro, Sharon Stone, Joe Pesci, James Woods

Country: United States of America

Rebecca

Rebecca

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders, Judith Anderson

Country: United States of America

Underground

Underground

Directed by: Emir Kusturica

Starring: Predrag 'Miki' Manojlovic, Lazar Ristovski, Mirjana Jokovic, Slavko Stimac

Country: United States of America

Books

Which were the most popular books released in March 1950?
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Peace Of Soul by Fulton J. Sheen

Peace Of Soul

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Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen brilliantly examines the vast differences between the benefits of psychotherapy and true confession that leads to conversion.

Mingo Dabney by James H. Street

Mingo Dabney

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Mingo Dabney

The Sheltering Sky by Paul Bowles

The Sheltering Sky

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《遮蔽的天空》内容简介:蒙尘70年的20世纪美国文学经典!讲述了我们一生中会遇到的绝大多数问题:爱情、婚姻、旅行、死亡、存在价值、人生意义。意识到人生虚无的人,比任何人都更渴望真实地活着。 二战结束后,三个美国知识分子前往非洲撒哈拉旅行。波特和姬特结婚12年后彼此疏远,渴望通过这次旅行来恢复感情。然而他们在空旷浩渺的沙漠中,逐渐迷失了自己,两人更加疏远。在死亡降临时,他们才真正面对彼此,发现每个人的生命都极其有限,但为时已晚,过于触碰虚无的他们注定要在沙漠里永远流浪下去…… “因为我们不知道死亡何时降临,我们才会以为生命是一口永不干涸的井。然而每件事情都只会发生一个特定的次数,一个很少的次数,真的。你还会想起多少次童年的那个特定的下午,那个已经深深成为你生命一部分、没

The Peabody Sisters Of Salem by Louise Hall Tharp

The Peabody Sisters Of Salem

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Reviews the colorful lives, divergent personaliteis, and literary friendships of the three Salem sisters

The Cocktail Party by T.S. Eliot

The Cocktail Party

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A modern verse play about the search for meaning, in which a psychiatrist is the catalyst for the action. “An authentic modern masterpiece” (New York Post).