Saturday 22 May 1948
It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jean Cuypers and Richard Baker.
The Counterfeiters, directed by Peter Stewart, 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 22 May 1948 ?
- Saint Humilita
- Saint Rita of Cascia
- Victoria Day in Canada
- World Biodiversity Day.
- Republic of Yemen - National Day.
- National Heroes Day in Sri Lanka.
- National Maritime Day in the United States.()
- Saint Atto
- Saint Emile
- Saint Fulk
- Saint Lupus
- Saint Romanus
- Saint Julia
- Saint Renata of Bavaria
- Jean Cuypers: Belgian pro astrologer, data collector and writer.
- Richard Baker: American politician (Representative-Republican-Louisiana).
- Tomás Sánchez: Cuban painter and engraver.
- Nedumudi Venu: Indian actor and screenwriter.
- Claude McKaye: Jamaican/American poet/author (Banjo, Home to Harlem), dies in Chicago, Illinois at age 57.
- The Soviets launched the largest Lithuanian deportation to Siberia.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1948 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- You Can't be True, Dear - Vera Lynn
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