Saturday 4 December 1948
It was Saturday, 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 4 December 1948 ?
- Roman festivals - secret ceremonies in honor of Bona Dea
- R.C. Saints - Saint John of Damascus: optional memorial; also Saint Barbara
- Santerfa, Lukumf - Day of Shango
- International Hug Day. See Also: January 21st, National Hugging Day
- Navy Day in India
- Southside Johnny Lyon in Neptune: New Jersey, USA; rocker (Asbury Jukes - "Don't Want Go Home").
- Roberta Lynn in Bondar: Ontario, Canada; astronaut (STS 42).
- Lin Onus: Artist.
- Southside Johnny: American singer-songwriter (Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes).
- Magdalena closes at Ziegfeld Theater NYC after 48 performances
- SS Kiangya hits mine in Whangpoo River China, sinks killing 2,750 die
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1948 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Twelfth Street Rag - Frankie Carle & 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 4 December 1948 and get them!