Thursday 5 August 1948US date format: 8/5/1948, UK date format: 5/8/1948
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 5, 1948). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Angry Anderson and Hugues Quester.
Night Has a Thousand Eyes, directed by John Farrow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
On TV people were watching Gabrielle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 5 August 1948
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Which were the important events of 5 August 1948 ?
- St. Memmius
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
- St. Afra and her companions
- Burkina Faso - Independence Day
- Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
- Angry Anderson
- Hugues Quester
- Ray Clemence: English footballer and manager.
- Larry Elmore
- Carole Laure: Canadian actress and singer.
- Cleveland Indians set club record for most double plays in a game (6)