Saturday 10 July 1948
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Kiki Caron and Peter Standaart.
Key Largo, directed by John Huston, 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 important events of 10 July 1948 ?
- Mauritania - Armed Forces Day
- Bahamas - Independence Day
- Silence Day - celebrated by followers of Meher Baba
- Ancient Latvia - Septinu Bralu Diena observed
- Kiki Caron: French swimmer, she won a silver medal at the 1964 Olympics (100m backstroke) and the gold at the 1966 Eropean championship on the same distance.
- Peter Standaart: American astrologer, first generation Dutch.
- Ronnie Cutrone: American painter (d. 2013).
- Chico Resch: Canadian ice hockey player and sportscaster.
- Allegro closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 318 performances
- Ballet Ballads closes at Music Box Theater NYC after 62 performances
- Lydda Airfield captured by Israeli army
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1948 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
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