Friday 4 June 1948
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Paquito d'Rivera and Bob Champion.
The Lady from Shanghai, directed by Rita Hayworth, 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 Texaco Star Theatre.
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- Feast day of St Francis Caracciolo.
- Feast day of Saint Petrock of Cornwall.
- United States - Pentecost in 2006
- Hong Kong - Tiananmen Square Protest of 1989 memorial day.
- Finland - National flag day of the Finnish Defence Forces (on Mannerheim's birthday).
- Tonga - National Day.
- International Innocent Child Abuse Victim Day.
- Paquito d'Rivera
- Bob Champion: English leading jump-jockey.
- Paquito D'Rivera: Cuban alto saxophonist, clarinetist and soprano saxophonist.
- Sandra Post: Canadian golfer and sportscaster.
- Jürgen Sparwasser: German footballer and manager.
- Jurgen Sparwasser: German footballer.
- Rosemary Joyce: Model / actress (Daphne Draper-Search For Tomorrow).
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