Wednesday September 08, 1948

US date format: 9/8/1948, UK date format: 8/9/1948

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 8, 1948). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Jean-Pierre Monseré and Kathy Hite-James. Johnny Belinda, directed by Jean Negulesco, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948 On TV people were watching Gabrielle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Johnny Belinda

Directed by: Jean Negulesco

Starring: Jane Wyman, Lew Ayres, Charles Bickford, Agnes Moorehead

Country: United States of America

Dead Man's Gold

Directed by: Ray Taylor

Starring: Lash La Rue, Al St. John, Peggy Stewart, Terry Frost

Night Time in Nevada

Directed by: William Witney

Starring: Roy Rogers, Trigger, Adele Mara, Andy Devine

Sunset Carson Rides Again

Directed by: Oliver Drake

Starring: Sunset Carson, Al Terry, Pat Starling, Dan White

Luxury Liner

Directed by: Richard Whorf

Starring: George Brent, Jane Powell, Lauritz Melchior, Frances Gifford


Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 08, 1948?


  • British De Havilland 08-fighter flies faster than sound
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 08, 1948?

    Top #3 songs in the USA

  1. That Certain Party - Benny Strong & His Orchestra
  2. Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra - Until
  3. You Call Everybody Darlin' - Al Trace & His Orchestra

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?


Directed by: Patrice Chéreau

Starring: Gabrielle

Country: United States of America

Operation Success

Kobb's Corner

ABC 7 Chicago

Around the Town

Starring: Kyle MacDonnell, Johnny Downs, Earl Wrightson

Country: United States of America

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