Tuesday 11 May 1948
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Christian Léon and Jack Cantoni.
State of the Union, directed by Frank Capra, 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 Barney Blake, Police Reporter.
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- Saint Francis of Girolamo
- Saint Estella
- Holiday of the City of Miskolc (since 1992).
- Saint Odilo of Cluny
- Saint Majolus of Cluny
- Saint James Walworth
- Blessed John Rochester
- Saint Bertilla
- Saint Gengou Gangulphus
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Mamertus, first of the Ice Saints
- Roman Empire - Feast of the Lemures (See Larvae).
- Saint Gauthier of Esterp
- Christian Léon
- Jack Cantoni: French international rugby union player.
- Pam Ferris: Movie Actress.
- Nirj Deva: Sri Lankan-English politician.
- Alfred Matt: Austria -- Slalom (1968 Olympics - Bronze Medalist).
- Haganah takes control of Safed and port of Haifa.
- Luigi Einaudi is elected President of Italy.
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