Wednesday December 22, 1948
US date format: 12/22/1948, UK date format: 22/12/1948
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on December 22, 1948). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Lynne Thigpen and Noel Edmonds.
Spring in a Small Town, directed by Mu Fei, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1948
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 22, 1948?
- R.C. Saints - commemoration of Frances Xavier Cabrini
- Spain: the main draw of Spanish National Lottery, where it is a Christmas tradition.
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Capricorn
- In the Northern Hemisphere, the winter solstice occurs on or very close to this date. In the Southern Hemisphere, the summer solstice occurs around this time.
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- KPIX TV channel 5 in San Francisco, CA (CBS) begins broadcasting
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 22, 1948?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 22, 1948?
On December 22, 1948 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is December 22, 1948?
On December 22, 1948 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on December 22, 1948?
On December 22, 1948 the US President was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 22, 1948?
On December 22, 1948 the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour).
Who was the Pope on December 22, 1948?
On December 22, 1948 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 22, 1948?
On December 22, 1948 several famous people were born including, Lynne Thigpen, Noel Edmonds, Steve Garvey.