Saturday June 05, 1948: on this day

About June 5th, 1948, in brief:

  • Historical events: Phillies Richie Ashburn sets NL rookie consecut hitting streak at 23
  • Day of the week: June 5th, 1948 was a Saturday
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Rick Riordan, Brian McKnight
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • #1 US song: My Happiness by Pied Pipers
  • Popular movie: The Tioga Kid directed by Ray Taylor

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What day of the week was June 05, 1948?

June 05, 1948 was a Saturday and it was the 157th day of the year 1948 in the Gregorian calendar.

June 05, 1948 can also be written as 6/5/1948 in the US and as 5/6/1948 in UK and Europe.

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June 05, 1948: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on June 05, 1948:

  • Phillies richie ashburn sets nl rookie consecut hitting streak at 23

June 05, 1948: What were the magazines covers that day?

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June 05, 1948: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for June 5th is Gemini.

Gemini is the 3rd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between May 21st and June 20th belong to the Gemini sign: discover Gemini personality and who should a Gemini marry.

Babies born in June are either Gemini or Cancer. People born before June 20th are Gemini, while people born from June 21st have the sign of Cancer.

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June 05, 1948: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for June 05, 1948 is Rat and the associated element is Earth.

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June 05, 1948: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on June 05, 1948 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on June 05, 1948 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on June 05, 1948 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 0% full, rising at 03:56 am and setting at 07:52 pm.

The previous full moon was on May 23, 1948 while the next full moon would come on Jun 21, 1948.

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Who was born on June 05, 1948?

Famous people born on June 05, 1948:

  • Noris Ring

    German boxer who held multiple world titles.

  • Claude Spanghero

    French rugby player.

  • Frank Estersmith

    Australia -- rocker (air supply).

  • Gail Davies
  • Ryszard Lenczewski
  • Luigino Scricciolo
  • Adriano Banelli
  • María Leal

Whose famous birthday is on June 5th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on June 5th:

  • Rick Riordan
    Rick Riordan

    Rick riordan is a popular young adult author known for creating the percy jackson & the olympians series, which has gained a large following...

  • Brian McKnight
    Brian McKnight

    Brian mcknight is an american musician known for his soulful r&b music and hit songs such as 'back at one' and 'one last cry'.

  • David Bisbal
    David Bisbal

    David bisbal is a spanish singer known for his powerful voice and successful music career.

  • Mark Wahlberg
    Mark Wahlberg

    American actor and musician, donnie wahlberg's younger brother.

  • Joe Gatto
    Joe Gatto

    Joe gatto is a comedian known for being one of the members of the comedy troupe the tenderloins, and for starring in the hidden camera tv...

  • Ken Follett
    Ken Follett

    Ken follett is a welsh author known for writing historical novels such as 'the pillars of the earth' and 'world without end'.

  • Stefania Sandrelli
    Stefania Sandrelli

    Popular, innocent-looking italian actress best known for her roles as bertolucci.

  • Laurie Anderson
    Laurie Anderson

    American experimental musician, composer, and performer who plays keyboards and sings in a variety music styles.

  • Troye Sivan
    Troye Sivan

    South african/australian actor/singer.

  • Suze Orman
    Suze Orman

    American writer, financial advisor, and television personality.

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How old is someone born on June 05, 1948?

Someone born on June 05, 1948 is:

75 years 11 months old,

or 911 months and 22 days old,

or 3964 weeks and 2 days old,

or 27750 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on June 05, 1948?

There are 9 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday June 5th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on June 05, 1948?

You belong to the Baby Boomer Generation if you were born on June 05, 1948.


June 05, 1948: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on June 05, 1948:

  • Theophile Bader

    French businessman who co-founded the Galeries Lafayette department store chain.

  • Adolfo Callegari

What famous deaths happened on June 5th?

Famous deaths on June 5th:

  • Ronald Reagan
    Ronald Reagan

    American politician.

  • Conway Twitty
    Conway Twitty

    American singer-songwriter, with more no.

  • Jeanette Nolan
    Jeanette Nolan

    Jeanette Nolan was a renowned actress known for her work in film, television, and radio.

  • Vito Scotti
    Vito Scotti

    Actor (nude bombs, get shorty and big bus), who dies at 78.

  • Stephen Crane
    Stephen Crane

    An american restaurateur married lana turner, the father of their daughter cheryl.

  • Rayder Bradbury

    Rayder Bradbury was an acclaimed American science fiction writer, best known for his dystopian novel 'Fahrenheit 451'.

  • Cray Bradbury

    Renowned science fiction author famous for Fahrenheit 451.

  • Reagann

    Reagann was the 40th President of the United States, serving from 1981 to 1989.

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June 05, 1948: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on June 05, 1948:

  • Feast of Saint Boniface.
  • Seychelles - Liberation Day.
  • National holiday of Denmark (Constitution Day).
  • World Environment Day, since the United Nations General Assembly resolution in 1972.
  • Anniversary of the Signing of the Inuvialuit Final Agreement (Inuvaluit Day).
  • Bahá'f Faith - Feast of Nár (Light) - First day of the fifth month of the Bahá'f Calendar.

Observances on June 05, 1948:

  • World Environment Day
  • International Day for the Fight against Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing
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June 05, 1948: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on June 05, 1948 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week May 31st and June 6th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

June 05, 1948: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on June 05, 1948 was My Happiness by Pied Pipers, according to the music chart for the week May 31st and June 6th.

June 05, 1948: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on June 05, 1948 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week May 31st and June 6th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - My Happiness
  2. - You Can't Be True, Dear
  3. - Woody Woodpecker

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June 05, 1948: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on June 05, 1948 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

The Tioga Kid

Release year: 1948

Directed by: Ray Taylor

Starring: Eddie Dean, Flash, Roscoe Ates, Jennifer Holt

Shed No Tears

Release year: 1948

Directed by: Jean Yarbrough

Starring: Wallace Ford, June Vincent, Mark Roberts, Frank Albertson

Lulu Belle

Release year: 1948

Directed by: Leslie Fenton

Starring: Dorothy Lamour, George Montgomery, Albert Dekker, Otto Kruger

Charro a la fuerza

Release year: 1948

Directed by: Miguel Morayta

Starring: Luis Aguilar, Consuelo Guerrero de Luna, Delia Magaña, Agustín Isunza

Uneasy Terms

Release year: 1948

Directed by: Vernon Sewell

Starring: Michael Rennie, Moira Lister, Faith Brook, Joy Shelton

June 05, 1948: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on June 05, 1948 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:


Release year: 1948

Directed by: Bette Gordon

Dress Rehearsal

Release year: 1948

Texaco Star Theatre

Texaco Star Theatre

Release year: 1948

Starring: Milton Berle, Sid Stone

Country: United States of America

We, the People

We, the People

Release year: 1948

Starring: Dan Seymour, Al Capp, Dwight Weist

Country: United States of America

People's Platform

People's Platform

Release year: 1948


Who was the US President on June 05, 1948?

On June 05, 1948 the US President was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 05, 1948?

On June 05, 1948 the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour).

Who was the Pope on June 05, 1948?

On June 05, 1948 the Pope was Pius XII.


What is special about June 5th?

June 5th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 5th day of the month of June. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on June 5th, such as:

  • 2019 - Khartoum massacre: according to the central committee of sudanese doctors, at least 100 people were killed in sudan this week. on tuesday, 40 bodies were taken from the river nile at khartoum. as the rapid support forces pushes further into khartoum, members of the rapid support forces reportedly roamed the streets and attacked civilians. (bbc). a sudanese official claims that only 46 people were killed during protests.
  • 2018 - Heathrow airport expansion: the cabinet of britain approves an controversial third runway at london heathrow airport.
  • 2017 - 2017 orlando shooting: five people are killed and a former employee, aged 45, is fired at a florida manufacturing company in orlando. after the shooting, the shooter committed suicide. the shooting left eight others at the scene.

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What happened in 1948?

1948 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • KNXT (now KCBS) TV channel 2 in Los Angeles, CA (CBS) 1st broadcast
  • WNDT (now WNET) TV channel 13 in New York-Newark, New York (PBS) begins
  • Burma declares independence from the UK

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What was the calendar for June 1948?

June 1948 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with June being the 6th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how June 1948 calendar looked like.

Saturday June 5, 1948