Saturday 16 October 1948
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
The Red Shoes, directed by Michael Powell, 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 months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 16 October 1948 ?
- Hema Malini: Indian Actress.
- Alison Chitty: English production designer and costume designer.
- Leo Mazzone: American baseball player and coach.
- Michael Tylo: Detroit, Michigan -- Actor (Guiding Light, Blade - Young and the Restless).
- Red Mill opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 831 performances
- Demonstration by Moscow Jews honoring Israeli ambassador Golda Meir
- The 57th Street Art Fair, the oldest juried art fair in the American Midwest, is founded.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1948 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Say Something Sweet to Your Sweetheart - Jo Stafford & Gordon MacRae
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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 16 October 1948 and get them!