Monday 22 November 1948
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
So Dear to My Heart, directed by Harold Schuster, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 22 November 1948 ?
- R.C. Saints - Feast of Saint Cecilia
- Also see November 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Lebanon - Independence Day (from France, 1943)
- Family Day begins in 2005
- Astrology: usually the first day of sun sign Sagittarius
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1948 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in November 1948?
- Life: Trumans victory
- Time: "The theater's first personality"
- Life: Ingrid Bergman
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
A perennial favourite from Lloyd C. Douglas, and the basis for a movie of the same title directed by Frank Borzage.
Hailed as one of the finest novels to come out of the Second World War, The Naked and the Dead received unprecedented critical acclaim upon its publication and has since become part of the American canon.
Orson Foxworth celebrates his return to New Orleans by giving a dinner in the 1840 room at Antoines restaurant, ostensibly planned to present his niece for the Carnival festivities and to renew his romance with Amelie Lalande.
Hilary Laurens, a young Episcopal priest about 1939, has recently returned to his hometown, somewhere in the American heartland. Upon receiving sudden word that his grandfather, the Bishop of that diocese and the only father he's known, has suddenly taken ...
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