Monday 4 October 1948
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Linda McMahon and Jean Jean Boyer (organist).
Macbeth, directed by Orson Welles, 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 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse.
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- Linda McMahon: Entrepreneur.
- Jean Jean Boyer (organist)
- Jean Boyer: French musician, an organist.
- Roger Lanne: French luthier (maker and repairer of string instruments) located in the 'Viaduc des Arts' shopping precinct in the 12th arrondissement in Paris.
- Robillard: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Fabulous Thunderbirds and Roomful of Blues).
- Indians beat Red Sox, 8-0, in 1st AL playoff game
- World Council of Churches forms under W Fisherman It Hooft)
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