Tuesday 12 October 1948
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
The Three Musketeers, directed by George Sidney, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 October 1948 ?
- El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
- French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
- Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
- Malawi - Mother's Day
- Equatorial Guinea - Independence Day (from Spain, 1968)
- Also see October 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Our Lady of the Pillar (Zaragoza, Spain); Saint Wilfrid
- St. Fiace
- Roman festivals - Fortuna Redux, last day of the Ludi Augustales
- St. Domnina
- St. Seraphinus
- St. Amicus
- St. Edistius
- Bl. Camillus Constanzi
- St. Edwin
- St. Wilfrid
- St. Felix and Cyprian
- St. Heribert
- St. Maximilian of Lorch
- Hans Sprenger: German footballer.
- Rick Parfitt: Surrey, England -- Pop guitarist / singer (Status Quo-Wanderer).
- Casey Stengel takes over as New York Yankees' manager.
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