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Friday 7 May 1948

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Peter Wingfield and Susan Atkins. 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.
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Barney Blake, Police Reporter

Starring: Gene O'Donnell, Judy Parrish

Country: United States

On the Corner

Starring: Henry Morgan

Country: United States

For Your Pleasure

Starring: Kyle MacDonnell

Country: United States

Hollywood Screen Test

Starring: Neil Hamilton

Country: United States

Tonight on Broadway

Starring: John Mason Brown

Country: United States

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

State of the Union

Directed by: Frank Capra

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Van Johnson

Country: United States

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Letter from an Unknown Woman

Directed by: Max Opuls

Starring: Joan Fontaine, Louis Jourdan, Mady Christians

Country: United States

Anna Karenina

Directed by: Julien Duvivier

Starring: Vivien Leigh, Ralph Richardson, Kieron Moore

Country: United States

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Day of Wrath

Directed by: Carl Theodor Dreyer

Starring: Thorkild Roose, Lisbeth Movin, Sigrid Neiiendam

Country: United States

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Paisan

Directed by: Roberto Rossellini

Starring: Carmela Sazio, Gar Moore, William Tubbs

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 7 May 1948 ?

Holidays:
  • USA - National Masturbation Day (Declared by Good_Vibrations_(sex_toy_business)) Now in its 11th year - [1][2][3][4][5]
  • Blessed Gisela (died 1060)
  • Saint Domitian of Huy, apostle of the Meuse valley
  • Bulgaria - Radio and Television Day (see above)
  • Russia - Radio Day (commemorating the work of Alexander Popov)
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Facts:
  • Nazi collaborator V-Mann Antonius van de Waals sentenced to death.
  • The Council of Europe is founded during the Hague Congress.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1948 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. The Dickey-Bird Song - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1948?

  • Life: Career girl
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: George Gallup -- May 3, 1948
  • Esquire

Books

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Dinner at Antoine's

By: Frances Parkinson Keyes

Orson Foxworth celebrates his return to New Orleans by giving a dinner in the 1840 room at Antoines restaurant, ostensibly planned to present his niece for the Carnival festivities and to renew his romance with Amelie Lalande.

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The Bishop's Mantle

By: Agnes Sligh Turnbull

Hilary Laurens, a young Episcopal priest about 1939, has recently returned to his hometown, somewhere in the American heartland. Upon receiving sudden word that his grandfather, the Bishop of that diocese and the only father he's known, has suddenly taken ...

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The Big Fisherman

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

Story of Simon Peter who gives up fishing to become an Apostle of Jesus

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The Naked and the Dead

By: Norman Mailer

Hailed as one of the finest novels to come out of the Second World War, The Naked and the Dead received unprecedented critical acclaim upon its publication and has since become part of the American canon.

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