Friday 10 December 1948
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Brendan Harkin and Ralph Tavares.
3 Godfathers, directed by John Ford, 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 The Morey Amsterdam Show.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 10 December 1948 ?
- Brendan Harkin: Rocker.
- Ralph Tavares: Rocker.
- Abu Abbas: founder of the Palestine Liberation Front (d. 2004).
- Gary Gibson: American AIDS patient who died of a brain tumor 6/16/1987, Seattle, WA.
- Dušan Bajević: Bosnian-Greek footballer and manager.
- Jessica Cleaves: American singer-songwriter (The Friends of Distinction and Earth Wind & Fire) (d. 2014)
- Jasuben Shilpi: Indian sculptor (d. 2013)
- Muhammad Zaidan: Syrian-Palestinian terrorist founded the Palestine Liberation Front (d. 2004)
- UN General Assembly adopts Universal Declaration of Human Rights
- The UN General Assembly adopts the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1948 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Twelfth Street Rag - Frankie Carle & His Orchestra
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