Wednesday 19 May 1948
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Tom Scott and Jean-Pierre Haignere.
State of the Union, directed by Frank Capra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
while Tomorrow Will Be Better by Betty Smith was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Barney Blake, Police Reporter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 May 1948 ?
- National Hug-Your-Cat Day
- NASCAR Day USA.(2006)
- Commemoration of Pontian Greeks Genocide in Greece.
- Commemoration of Atatnrk, Youth and Sports Day in Turkey (1919).
- Theophilus of Corte
- Peter Celestine
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Dunstan
- Tom Scott: Louisiana, United States -- Saxophonist / bandleader (Pat Sajak Show).
- Jean-Pierre Haignere: in France; cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-17).
- Tom Scott in Los Angeles: California, USA; saxophonist/bandleader (Pat Sajak Show).
- Olivier Barrot: French journalist, writer, producer and television host.
- Jean-Pierre Haigneré: French Air Force officer and a former CNES spationaut.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1948 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- My Happiness - Jon & Sandra Steele
- Tell Me a Story - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra
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