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Sunday 10 October 1948

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 10, 1948). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Daniel Giamario and Michael Lewis. A Song Is Born, directed by Howard Hawks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948 On TV people were watching The Ford Theatre Hour.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

A Song Is Born

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: Danny Kaye, Virginia Mayo, Benny Goodman, Tommy Dorsey

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Inner Sanctum

Directed by: Lew Landers

Starring: Charles Russell, Mary Beth Hughes, Dale Belding, Billy House

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Unknown Island

Directed by: Jack Bernhard

Starring: Virginia Grey, Phillip Reed, Richard Denning, Barton MacLane

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Boarding House Blues

Directed by: Josh Binney

Starring: Moms Mabley, Dusty Fletcher, Marcellus Wilson, Marie Cooke

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Louisiana Story

Directed by: Robert J. Flaherty

Starring: Joseph Boudreaux, Lionel Le Blanc, E. Bienvenu, Frank Hardy

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

The Ford Theatre Hour

Starring: William Brower, Biff McGuire, Ernest Truex, Ruth McDevitt

Country: United States

The Growing Paynes

Starring: John Harvey, Judy Parrish, Edward Holmes, David Anderson

Country: United States

Break the $250,000 Bank

Starring: Bert Parks, Ethel Waters

Country: United States

Elder Michaux

Greatest Fights of the Century

Starring: Jim Stevenson

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Famous Birthdays:
  • Daniel Giamario
  • Michael Lewis: American musician.
  • Régis Ducousso: French businessman, an entertainment producer whose eponymous company manages and trains actors, dancers, musicians, storytellers, acrobats, and public speakers.
  • Daniel Giamaria: American pro astrologer from 1971 and creator of the Astrological Vision Quest in which he conducts experiential tours to countries all over the world to observe major eclipses.
  • Ed Volker: American musician.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Ted Horn: American race car driver, he won National Championship titles in 1946, 1947 and 1948.
  • Then record 86,288 see game 5 of World Series in Cleveland
  • R-1 missile on test becomes the first Soviet launch to enter space.

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Planetary positions on October 10, 1948 - Geocentric view

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