Thursday 19 February 1948
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. 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..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 19 February 1948 ?
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Pisces
- Astrology: Can also be last day of sun sign Aquarius depending on the time of birth and the astrologer's viewpoint.
- Chaoflux (Discordianism)
- Mark Andes: American singer-songwriter and bass player (Spirit Firefall Jo Jo Gunne and Heart).
- Big Studd: American wrestler and actor (d. 1995).
- Tony Iommi: Guitarist.
- Tony Iommi rock guitarist (Black Sabbath - "Paranoid": "Iron Man").
- Byron K Lichtenburg in Stroudsburg: Pennsylvania, USA; astronaut (STS 9, STS 45).
- Mark Andes in Philadelphia: Pennsylvania, USA; rock bassist ("Spirit", "Heart", "Fireball").
- Big John Studd: American professional wrestler (d. 1995)
- Pim Fortuyn: Dutch politician, shot five times and killed 5/06/2002, 18:03 MEDT in Hilversum. Fortuyn entered politics just five months prior after being a columnist and university professor, a homosexual, who dared to ask questions and probe the reason for things. He was openly provoking governmental lethargy of the past decade, causing offence to some factions. The week before elections, he was assassinated by a minor extremist. The people were greatly shocked, taking off work and carrying flowers to the s
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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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