Monday 20 December 1948
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Alan Parsons and "Little" Stevie.
Force of Evil, directed by Abraham Polonsky, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
while The Bishop's Mantle by Agnes Sligh Turnbull was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall.
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- R.C. Saints - Saint Dominic of Silos
- Also see December 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The first All Faiths Day was celebrated in 2003 in Canandaigua, New York.
- Alan Parsons: English keyboard player and producer (The Alan Parsons Project).
- "Little" Stevie: Wright; rocker (Easybeats).
- Stevie Wright: English-born Australian musician and songwriter.
- Noel Huck
- Daniel Rebillard
- C Aubrey Smith: Actor (Prisoner of Zenda), dies at 85.
- Second Chamber accepts second Police Action in Indonesia.
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