Saturday 16 October 1948
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Michael Tylo and Hema Malini.
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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 October 1948 ?
- Michael Tylo: Detroit, Michigan -- Actor (Guiding Light, Blade - Young and the Restless).
- Hema Malini: Indian Actress.
- Alison Chitty: English production designer and costume designer.
- Leo Mazzone: American baseball player and coach.
- Red Mill opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 831 performances
- Demonstration by Moscow Jews honoring Israeli ambassador Golda Meir
- The 57th Street Art Fair, the oldest juried art fair in the American Midwest, is founded.
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