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Tuesday 13 January 1948

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Gaj Singh . I Walk Alone, directed by Byron Haskin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948 On TV people were watching Dialing for Dollars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

I Walk Alone

Directed by: Byron Haskin

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Lizabeth Scott, Kirk Douglas

Country: United States

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Topper

Directed by: Norman Z. McLeod

Starring: Cary Grant, Constance Bennett, Roland Young

Country: United States

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The Ghost of Frankenstein

Directed by: Erle C. Kenton

Starring: Cedric Hardwicke, Lon Chaney Jr., Ralph Bellamy

Country: United States

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Buck Privates

Directed by: Arthur Lubin

Starring: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lee Bowman

Country: United States

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Secret Beyond the Door...

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Joan Bennett, Michael Redgrave, Anne Revere

Country: United States

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What the sky looked like on 13 January 1948

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TV Series

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

Dialing for Dollars

Country: United States

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Kukla, Fran and Ollie

Starring: Burr Tillstrom, Cecil Bill, Colonel Richard Crackie, Oliver J. Dragon

Country: United States

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Meet the Press

Starring: David Gregory, Tim Russert, Lawrence E. Spivak, Chuck Todd

Country: United States

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Eye Witness

Starring: Wesley Addy, Joseph Anthony, Fay Bainter, Lee Bowman

Country: United States

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Stump the Stars

Written by: Mike Stokey

Starring: Mike Stokey, Vincent Price

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 January 1948 ?

Holidays:
  • In Sweden, Christmas ends on the 20th day, St. Knut's Day. Children celebrate a party throwing out the Christmas tree (julgransplundring).
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 13 January
Facts:
  • 1st country music TV show, Midwestern Hayride, premieres on WLW Cin

Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1948 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Ballerina - Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra
  2. Bing Crosby - Ballerina
  3. Beg Your Pardon - Larry Green & His Orchestra
  4. Francis Craig & His Orchestra - Beg Your Pardon

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