Thursday 22 April 1948
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Letter from an Unknown Woman, directed by Max Opuls, 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 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 22 April 1948 ?
- Saints Soter and Caius
- Saint Leonidas (died 202)
- Brazil - Discovery Day.
- Saint Theodorus (d. 613)
- Larry Groce: American singer-songwriter and radio host.
- John Pritchard: English bishop.
- Carole Drinkwater: Actress (Father, All Creatures Great & Small).
- WTVR TV channel 6 in Richmond, VA (CBS) begins broadcasting
- 1948 Arab-Israeli War: Haifa, a major port of Israel, is captured from Arab forces.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1948 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Nature Boy - Nat King Cole (Frank DeVol & His Orchestra)
- Toolie Oolie Doolie (Yodel Polka) - Andrews Sisters
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 22 April 1948 and get them!