Friday 22 October 1948
It was Friday, 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 22 October 1948 ?
- Lynette Fromme: American attempted assassin of Gerald Ford.
- Mike Hendrick: English cricketer coach and umpire.
- Debbie Macomber: American author.
- Squeaky Fromme: American news figure for the attempted assassination of President Gerald Ford in 1975.
- John Peterson: United States -- Middleweight (1976 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Augustyn Hlond: Polish cardinal.
- Egyptian flagship King Farouk sunk by Israel
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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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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 22 October 1948 and get them!