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Thursday 6 May 1948

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 6, 1948). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Mary MacGregor and Robert Eyer. Raw Deal, directed by Anthony Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948 On TV people were watching Variety.
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What the sky looked like on 6 May 1948

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Raw Deal

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Starring: Dennis O'Keefe, Claire Trevor, Marsha Hunt, John Ireland

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The Fuller Brush Man

Directed by: S. Sylvan Simon

Starring: Red Skelton, Janet Blair, Don McGuire, Hillary Brooke

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The Pirate

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Starring: Judy Garland, Gene Kelly, Walter Slezak, Gladys Cooper

Country: United States

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On an Island with You

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

Starring: Esther Williams, Peter Lawford, Ricardo Montalban, Jimmy Durante

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Berlin Express

Directed by: Jacques Tourneur

Starring: Merle Oberon, Robert Ryan, Charles Korvin, Paul Lukas

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TV Series

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Directed by: Bette Gordon

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Dress Rehearsal

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Village Barn

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Broadway Jamboree

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Historical Events

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
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 06, 1948 - Geocentric view

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