Thursday 2 December 1948
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
3 Godfathers, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
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 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 2 December 1948 ?
- Laos - National Day
- United Arab Emirates - National Day (independence from Britain, 1971)
- R.C. Saints - St Bibiana
- T Coraghessan Boyle: American writer.
- Elizabeth Berg: American nurse and author.
- T Boyle: American author and academic.
- Patricia Hewitt: Australian-English educator and politician Secretary of State for Health.
- Toninho Horta: Brazilian guitarist and composer.
- Christine Westermann: German television and radio presenter, journalist and author.
- Patrizia Reggiani: Italian socialite who, in 1972, married Maurizio Gucci, the grandson of the founder of the Gucci fashion dynasty. They separated in 1987 and divorced in 1992. During that year, Patrizia had a brain tumor removed. When her ex-husband was murdered in Milan, 3/27/1995, their two daughters, Alessandra, 18 and Allegra, 14, stood to inherit his $150 million fortune.
- Stan Musial is picked National League Most Valuable Player.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1948 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- On a Slow Boat to China - Eddy Howard & His Orchestra
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 2 December 1948 and get them!