Sunday 2 May 1948
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jeannine Altmeyer and Marie-Françoise Clergeau.
State of the Union, directed by Frank Capra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
while The Naked and the Dead by Norman Mailer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Barney Blake, Police Reporter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 May 1948 ?
- Saint Zoe
- Saint Mafalda
- Saint Waldebert, Walbert or Gaubert
- Saint Germanus
- Saints Exuperius and Zoe
- Saint Boris
- Saint Athanasius
- Indonesia - Indonesia National Education Day
- Iran - Teacher's Day
- Slovenia - second day of Labour Day
- Madrid Region - Day of the Region.
- Bah�'f Faith: Last day of the Festival of Ridv�n
- Poland - Flag Day, an official holiday to honour the Flag of Poland
- saint tsar Boris
- Jeannine Altmeyer
- Marie-Françoise Clergeau
- Aldo Montano
- Larry Gatlin in Seminole: Texas, USA; country singer (Gatlin Brothers - "Broken Lady").
- Larry Gatlin: American C&W singer, songwriter, in the Gatlin Brothers band with brothers Rudy and Steve.
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- The Dickey-Bird Song - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra
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