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Friday 11 June 1948

It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Anthony Nelson and Skip Alan [Alan Skipper]. Bud Abbott Lou Costello Meet Frankenstein, directed by Charles T. Barton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948 while The Bishop's Mantle by Agnes Sligh Turnbull was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Texaco Star Theatre.
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TV Series

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

Texaco Star Theatre

Starring: Milton Berle, Sid Stone

Country: United States

We, the People

Starring: Dan Seymour, Al Capp, Dwight Weist

Country: United States

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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

Movies

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

Melody Time

Directed by: Clyde Geronimi

Starring: Roy Rogers, Trigger, Dennis Day

Country: United States

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State of the Union

Directed by: Frank Capra

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Van Johnson

Country: United States

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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 11 June 1948 ?

Famous Birthdays:
  • Anthony Nelson: British Secretary of Treasury.
  • Skip Alan [Alan Skipper]: Drummer (Them, Pretty Things).
  • Richard Nelson: British politician, born in Germany, who became a Member of Parliament, returned at General Election on 6/11/1987.
  • Stephen Schnetzer: American actor, known for his role as Cass Winthrop in the TV soap "Another World," 1982 to 1999 when the series went off the air.
  • John Swan: American child actor in theater from age five as his mom was an actress and former opera singer.
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Facts:
  • The first monkey astronaut, Albert I, is launched into space from White Sands, New Mexico.
  • Communist guerrillas kill 3 rubber planters in Malaya.
  • Three armed men hijack the Cathay Pacific passenger plane ''Miss Macao'' and shoot the pilot the plane crashes, killing 26 of 27 people on board.

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Magazine Covers

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  • Life: Fashion Tshirts
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Mayor William O'Dwyer -- June 7, 1948
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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

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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Tomorrow Will Be Better

By: Betty Smith

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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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