Thursday 6 May 1948
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Richard Cox in New York City and Mary MacGregor.
State of the Union, directed by Frank Capra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
On TV people were watching Barney Blake, Police Reporter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 6 May 1948 ?
- Saint Justus
- Sinaites of Serbia
- New Martyr Demetrios of the Peloponnesus (d. 1803)
- Seraphim the Struggler of Mt. Domvu
- Micah of Radonezh
- New Martyr Elias Ardunis
- Righteous Job the Long-suffering (OT)
- Barbarus the soldier, with Bacchus, Callimachus and Dionysios
- Barbaros the Robber in Thessaly
- Blessed Prudentia
- Saint Benedicta of Rome
- Saint Dominic Savio, patron saint of studying youth
- Saint Lucius
- Saint John in the Oil
- Richard Cox in New York City: New York, USA; actor (Mark - Executive Suite).
- Mary MacGregor: American singer.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1948 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- The Dickey-Bird Song - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?