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Tuesday 20 January 1948

US date format: 1/20/1948, UK date format: 20/1/1948

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 20, 1948). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Iran hostage crisis: release and Natan Sharansky. The Judge Steps Out, directed by Boris Ingster, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948 On TV people were watching Playroom.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Judge Steps Out

Directed by: Boris Ingster

Starring: Alexander Knox, Ann Sothern, George Tobias, Sharyn Moffett

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Directed by: Ray Enright

Starring: Randolph Scott, Barbara Britton, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Lon Chaney Jr.

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If You Knew Susie

Directed by: Gordon Douglas

Starring: Eddie Cantor, Joan Davis, Allyn Joslyn, Charles Dingle

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This Was a Woman

Directed by: Tim Whelan

Starring: Sonia Dresdel, Walter Fitzgerald, Emrys Jones, Barbara White

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Sleep, My Love

Directed by: Douglas Sirk

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Robert Cummings, Don Ameche, Rita Johnson

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TV Series

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Directed by: Stephen Stahl

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The Nature of Things

Superman Serials: The Complete 1948 & 1950 Theatrical Serials Collection

Ted Mack & the Original Amateur Hour

Starring: Ted Mack

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Meet the Press

Starring: David Gregory, Tim Russert, Lawrence E. Spivak, Chuck Todd

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 January 1948 ?

  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
  • Saint Fabian
  • Euthymus
  • Desiderius
  • Meinrad
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Planetary positions on January 20, 1948 - Geocentric view

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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1948 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. I'm My Own Grandpa - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians
  2. I'm Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover - Art Mooney & His Orchestra
  3. Manana (Is Soon Enough for Me) - Peggy Lee (Dave Barbour Orchestra)
  4. Frankie Laine - Shine

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