Wednesday 20 October 1948
It was Wednesday, 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 20 October 1948 ?
- October 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day - the B�b
- French Republican Calendar - Orge (Barley) Day, twenty-ninth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- John Farley: American psychologist, reported missing by his estranged wife on 9/24/1989.
- Melih Gokcek: Turkish politician.
- Yves Hézard: French road bicycle racer, who competed professionally from 1969 to 1981.
- Sandra Dickinson: American-English actress and composer.
- Piet Donner: Dutch jurist and politician Dutch Minister of Justice.
- Melih Gökçek: Turkish journalist and politician Mayor of Ankara
- Andrei Suraikin: USSR -- Pairs figure skater (1972 Olympics - Silver Medalist)
- Robert A Borski: (Rep-D-Pennsylvania, 1983- )
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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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