Wednesday 27 October 1948
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Byron Allred .
The Red Shoes, directed by Michael Powell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
On TV people were watching Amanda.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 October 1948 ?
- St. Namatius
- Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Independence Day (from Britain, 1979)
- Turkmenistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- St. Desiderius
- R.C. saints - October 27th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Abraham the Poor
- St. Vincent, Sabina, & Christeta
- St. Capitolina
- St. Odhran
- St. Elesbaan
- St. Florentius
- St. Frumentius, the saint who introduced Christianity into Ethiopia.
- St. Gaudiosus
- St. Abban of Murnevin
- Byron Allred: Logan, Utah -- Rocker (Steve Miller Band).
- Israel recaptures Nizzanim in the Negev.
- Leopold Sedar Senghor founds the Senegalese Democratic Bloc.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1948 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Kay Kyser & His Orchestra - On a Slow Boat to China
- One Has My Name (The Other Has My Heart) - Jimmy Wakely
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