Tuesday 24 February 1948
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Geneviève Levy and Dennis "Minder" Waterman.
Le Corbeau: The Raven, directed by Henri Georges Clouzot, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
while Dinner at Antoine's by Frances Parkinson Keyes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Camel News Caravan.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Independence Day in Estonia (1918; the Soviet period is considered illegal annexation).
- Flag Day in MTxico.
- St. Sergius
- Dragobete in Romania.
- St. Matthias
- St. Modest
- St. Edelbert
- Blessed Ameel of Ter Duinen
- Regifugium, in the Roman calendar.
- Geneviève Levy
- Dennis "Minder" Waterman: London, England -- Actor (Fair Exchange).
- Lord Melchett
- Lorri Menconi: Playmate (Feb, 1969).
- J Jayalalithaa: Indian politician.
- Dennis Waterman: British actor.
- Jayalalithaa : Indian actress and politician 16th Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.
- Walter Smith: Scottish footballer and manager.
- Tim Staffell: English singer and guitarist (Smile Humpy Bong and Morgan).
- Communist Party seizes complete control of Czechoslovakia
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1948 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Slap Her Down Again, Paw - Arthur Godfrey
- Alvino Rey & His Orchestra - I'm Looking Over a Four Leaf Clover
- I'm Looking Over a Four Leaf Clover - Russ Morgan & His Orchestra (Vocal Ames Brothers)
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