Friday 13 February 1948
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include John McAllion and Sam Garbarski.
Call Northside 777, directed by Henry Hathaway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
while The Naked and the Dead by Norman Mailer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Camel News Caravan.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 13 February 1948 ?
- John McAllion: Scottish politician, a Member of Parliament, Labour representative returned at General Election on 6/11/1987.
- Sam Garbarski
- George Hammack: American astrologer, handsome and personable.
- Wright Flyer, 1st plane to fly, returns to US from England
- Ice Pairs Championship at Davos, Switzerland, won by Lannoy and Baugniet of Belgium.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1948 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Beg Your Pardon - Frankie Carle & His Orchestra (Vocal Marjorie Hughes)
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?