Monday 16 February 1948
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Le Corbeau: The Raven, directed by Henri Georges Clouzot, 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 16 February 1948 ?
- Saint Juliana
- Saint Lucilla
- Remembrance of Lambertus
- Saint Jeremias
- Saints Daniel, Samuel and Elias
- Kyoto Protocol Day (2005)
- Lithuania - Independence Day (1918)
- Troy Evans: American actor.
- Kaiketsu Masateru: Japanese sumo wrestler and coach (d. 2014).
- Andy Van Hellemond: Canadian ice hockey player and referee.
- 1st newsreel telecast, 20th Century Fox-Movietone News shown on NBC
- Miranda, famous moon of Uranus, photographed for first time.
- First newsreel telecast, 20th Century Fox-Movietone News shown on NBC.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1948 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Now Is the Hour (Maori Farewell Song) - Margaret Whiting
- Now Is The Hour - Eddy Howard & His Orchestra
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