Thursday 29 April 1948
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
State of the Union, directed by Frank Capra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 29 April 1948 ?
- Saint Robert Blessed Robrecht Gruuthuuse (d.1157)
- Saint Hugh of Cluny
- International Dance Day.
- Japan (public holiday since 1927, traditionally the start of the Golden Week holiday period.) The Emperor's Birthday (1927-1988. Holiday of Emperor Hirohito's birthday until his death in 1989).
- Greenery Day (1989-2006).
- Sh?wa Day (2007 - Day of Showa period, which is reigned by Emperor Hirohito)
- Roman Empire - second day of the Floralia in honor of Flora.
- Bah�'f Faith - The ninth day of the Festival of Ridv�n.
- Saint Catherine of Siena
- Saint Wilfred the Younger
- Saint Peter of Verona
- Bruce Cutler: American attorney.
- Michael Karoli: German guitarist and songwriter (Can) (d. 2001).
- James Otis: American pro athlete, a football player drafted by the New Orleans Saints in 1970.
- Dominique Constanza: French stage and movie actress, member of the Comédie-Française.
- Reb Brown: Los Angeles, California -- Actor (Cage, Yor, Captain America, Fast Break).
- Reb Brown in Los Angeles: California, USA; actor (Cage, Yor, Captain America, Fast Break).
- Bradman scores 107 Aust vs. Worcs, 152 mins, 15 fours
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