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Wednesday 14 April 1948

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 14, 1948). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Yvon Abiven and Chester G. Berlin Express, directed by Jacques Tourneur, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948 On TV people were watching Variety.
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What the sky looked like on 14 April 1948

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

Berlin Express

Directed by: Jacques Tourneur

Starring: Merle Oberon, Robert Ryan, Charles Korvin, Paul Lukas

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Directed by: Mervyn LeRoy

Starring: Clark Gable, Lana Turner, Anne Baxter, John Hodiak

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Under California Stars

Directed by: William Witney

Starring: Roy Rogers, Trigger, Jane Frazee, Andy Devine

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State of the Union

Directed by: Frank Capra

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Van Johnson, Angela Lansbury

Country: United States

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Money Madness

Directed by: Sam Newfield

Starring: Hugh Beaumont, Frances Rafferty, Harlan Warde, Cecil Weston

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TV Series

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Directed by: Bette Gordon

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Dress Rehearsal

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On the Corner

Starring: Henry Morgan

Country: United States

Barney Blake, Police Reporter

Starring: Gene O'Donnell, Judy Parrish

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 14 April 1948 ?

  • Vishu - Harvest festival in Kerala, India.
  • N'Ko Alphabet Day - the anniversary of the day the N'Ko alphabet was completed in 1949.
  • Tamil New Year - Celebrations for Tamils all over the world.
  • New Year Celebrations in parts of India and whole of Sri Lanka.
  • Baisakhi - Celebrations in Punjab, India.
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  • New York City subway fares jump from 5 cents to 10 cents
  • A flash of light is observed in the crater Plato on the Moon.
  • US performs atmospheric nuclear test at Enwetak.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 14, 1948 - Geocentric view

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Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Nature Boy - Nat King Cole (Frank DeVol & His Orchestra)
  2. Toolie Oolie Doolie (Yodel Polka) - Andrews Sisters

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