Wednesday 28 January 1948
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Gareth Roscoe and Mamoru Mohri Yoichi-machi in Hokkaido.
Call Northside 777, directed by Henry Hathaway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
On TV people were watching Ted Mack & the Original Amateur Hour.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 28 January 1948 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
- Gareth Roscoe: legal adviser (BBC).
- Mamoru Mohri Yoichi-machi in Hokkaido: Japan; astronaut (STS 47).
- Pierre Baudry: French film critic, documentary film theorist and director.
- Bobbi-Jo Williams: American noted family, the older daughter of Ted Williams by his first wife, Doris, who divorced when she was two years old.
- Bob Moses: American drummer (The Free Spirits and Compost).
- Mikhail Baryshnikov: Russian dancer choreographer and actor
- Charles Taylor: Liberian politician 22nd President of Liberia
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1948 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Manana (Is Soon Enough for Me) - Peggy Lee (Dave Barbour Orchestra)
- I'm Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover - Art Mooney & His Orchestra
- Shine - Frankie Laine
- I'm My Own Grandpa - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians
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