Monday 10 May 1948
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Christopher Gent and Meg Foster in Reading.
State of the Union, directed by Frank Capra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
On TV people were watching Barney Blake, Police Reporter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Saint Gordianus
- Saint Isidore the Laborer
- Saint John of Avila
- Saint Job
- Saint Quaratus and Quintus
- Saint Peter Van
- Saint William of Pontoise
- Buddha's Birthday in Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, and South Korea.
- Saint Francis of Assisi
- Saint Solange
- The first possible day on which Pentecost may fall.
- Akshaya Tritya in Hinduism.
- Astronomy Day in the United States.
- Birds' and Trees' Day in Hungary
- Memorial Day of Blessed Damien of Moloka'i
- Celebration of the Clandestine Retreat of Ma'at and Ra in Ancient Egypt.
- Constitution Day in the Federated States of Micronesia.
- Inauguration Day in South Africa.
- Mania (mythology) in Ancient Rome.
- The marriage of Shiva to Meenakshi in Madurai, India
- Christopher Gent: CEO (Vodafone Group).
- Meg Foster in Reading: Pennsylvania, USA; actress (Sunshine, Cagney and Lacey).
- Rosanna Benzi: Italian sufferer of polio who lived in an iron lung from the age of 14.
- Martin Carver: American accountant and CEO in charge of Bandag, a tire-retreading company.
- Miuccia Prada: Italian noted fashion designer.
- Meg Foster: American actress
- 1st attack by Egyptian irregular forces at Kfar Darom Israel
- Winston Churchill visits The Hague
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