Sunday 19 September 1948
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Michael Cooper and Nadezhda Tkachenko.
Johnny Belinda, directed by Jean Negulesco, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
On TV people were watching Actor's Studio.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Heine Westenfluss's birthday, from Gundam SEED DESTINY.
- Hermione Granger's birthday, from J.K. Rowling's series Harry Potter.
- International Talk Like a Pirate Day
- Saint Kitts and Nevis - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1983)
- Japan - Respect for the Aged Day (traditional - beginning in 2003, the holiday is held on the third Monday of September.)
- Chile - Armed Forces Day
- Church of England - Theodore of Tarsus
- Also see September 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Januarius
- In ancient Greece, the sixth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the procession to Eleusis began at the Kerameikos in Athens.
- Michael Cooper: San Francisco, California -- Sodomizer (FBI Most Wanted List).
- Nadezhda Tkachenko: USSR -- Pentathlete (1980 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Jim Ard: American athlete, played pro basketball for eight seasons beginning in 1970.
- Jeremy Irons: British actor of stage and screen.
- Mykhaylo Fomenko: Ukrainian footballer and manager.
- 62nd US Womens Tennis: M Osborne duPont beats A L Brough (46 64 15-13)
- 68th US Mens Tennis: Pancho Gonzales beats E Sturgess (62 63 14-12)
- Richard A Gonzales wins US Tennis Open
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