Thursday 12 February 1948
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ray Kurzweil and Alexander Carlile.
Summer Holiday, directed by Rouben Mamoulian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
On TV people were watching Old Songs for New.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 12 February 1948
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Which were the important events of 12 February 1948 ?
- United States - Lincoln's Birthday (traditionally).
- Saint Alexis of Moscow
- Saint Benedict of Aniane
- Red Hand Day
- Darwin Day.
- National Freedom to Marry Day (unofficial).
- Georgia Day in the U.S. state of Georgia.
- Saint Damian of Alexandria
- Ray Kurzweil: American author, inventor, futurist, and director of engineering at Google.
- Alexander Carlile: Welsh politician, a Member of Parliament returned at General Election 6/11/1987.
- Mike Robitaille: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Cindy Hill: LPGA golfer.
- Nicholas Soames: English politician Minister of State for the Armed Forces.
- 1st Lt Nancy Leftenant becomes 1st black in army nursing corps
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1948 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Now Is The Hour - Eddy Howard & His Orchestra
- Now Is the Hour (Maori Farewell Song) - Margaret Whiting