Wednesday 30 June 1948
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
A Foreign Affair, directed by Billy Wilder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
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- Independence Day in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
- First Martyrs of the See of Rome.
- Raymond Burke: American Ecclesiastic, named Archbishop of St. Louis, MO on December 2, 2003, replacing Justin Rigali.
- Vilen Künnapu: Estonian architect and academic.
- Murray McLauchlan: Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist.
- Karl Wolfskehl: Writer, dies at 78.
- Last British armies leave Israel
- Transistor as a substitute for Radio tubes announced (Bell Labs)
- Cleveland Indians' Bob Lemon no-hits Detroit Tigers, 2-0.
- Bell Labs announces transistor as a substitute for radio tubes.
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