Thursday 16 December 1948
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Christopher Biggins .
Act of Violence, directed by Fred Zinnemann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
while Dinner at Antoine's by Frances Parkinson Keyes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Morey Amsterdam Show.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 December 1948 ?
- R.C. Saints - O Sapientia ; Adelaide of Italy
- South Africa - Day of Reconciliation
- Nepal - Constitution Day (To be confirmed)
- Kazakhstan - Independence Day
- Bahrain - National Day
- Bangladesh - Victory Day
- Christopher Biggins: English actor and television presenter.
- Denham Fouts: American male prostitute and socialite (d. 1948).
- Lend an Ear opens at National Theater NYC for 460 performances
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