Friday 22 October 1948
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include John Peterson and Squeaky Fromme.
The Red Shoes, directed by Michael Powell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
On TV people were watching Break the $250,000 Bank.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 October 1948 ?
- John Peterson: United States -- Middleweight (1976 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Squeaky Fromme: American news figure for the attempted assassination of President Gerald Ford in 1975.
- Lynette Fromme: American attempted assassin of Gerald Ford.
- Mike Hendrick: English cricketer coach and umpire.
- Debbie Macomber: American author.
- Augustyn Hlond: Polish cardinal.
- Egyptian flagship King Farouk sunk by Israel
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