Friday 20 February 1948
It was Friday, 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 ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 20 February 1948 ?
- Jennifer O'Neill: American actress, a leggy, fresh faced brunette with warm natural beauty, probably best known for gracing many magazines covers and tantalized adolescent boys in 1971's "Summer of '42.
- A C Fabian: Astronomer.
- John Browne group chief executive: British Petroleum Company.
- Barry Wordsworth: Conductor.
- Billy Zoom: Musician.
- Gerda Boykin: LPGA golfer
- Pierre Bouchard: Canadian ice hockey player and sportscaster
- Andrew Fabian: English astronomer and astrophysicist
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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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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 20 February 1948 and get them!