Sunday 5 September 1948
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Daniela Ziegler and Benita Ferrero-Waldner.
Sorry, Wrong Number, directed by Anatole Litvak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
while The Big Fisherman by Lloyd C. Douglas was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Around the Town.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 September 1948 ?
- Daniela Ziegler
- Benita Ferrero-Waldner: Austrian lawyer politician and diplomat Foreign Minister of Austria.
- Lydie Salvayre: Frenhch writer and psychiatrist, born near Toulouse (Auterive) to Spanish refugees of the civil war.
- Richard C Tolman: American mathematical physicist (Born 1881).
- In France, Robert Schuman becomes President of the Council while being Foreign minister, As such, he is the negotiator of the major treaties of the end of World War II.
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