Friday 15 October 1948
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Aleksandr S Puchkov and Renato Corona.
The Red Shoes, directed by Michael Powell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
while The Big Fisherman by Lloyd C. Douglas was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Break the $250,000 Bank.
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Which were the important events of 15 October 1948 ?
- United States - White Cane Safety Day, National Grouch Day, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day
- R.C. Saints - Saint Teresa of Avila
- Roman festivals - the Equirria or October equus: sacrifice of a horse to Mars
- French Republican Calendar - Amaryllis (Amaryllis) Day, twenty-fourth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Aleksandr S Puchkov: Russian Colonel / Cosmonaut.
- Renato Corona: Filipino lawyer and the 23rd Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines.
- Chris de Burgh: Argentinian-born British-Irish singer-songwriter and pianist.
- Edythe Chapman: American actress (Born 1863).
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