Thursday June 24, 1948
US date format: 6/24/1948, UK date format: 24/6/1948
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 24, 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 Armel Job and Patrick Morza.
Germany Year Zero, directed by Roberto Rossellini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
On TV people were watching Variety.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 24, 1948?
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John the Baptist, patron saint of QuTbec
- Discovery Day in Newfoundland and Labrador (celebrating the 1497 discovery by John Cabot)
- Bannockburn Day in Scotland (see 1314 above)
- Quarter days in England
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- Soviet Union begins Berlin Blockade
- American Republican National Convention in Philadelphia nominates New York governor Thomas Dewey.
- Start of the Berlin Blockade: the Soviet Union makes overland travel between West Germany and West Berlin impossible.
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Days to next June 24If June 24, 1948 is your birthday you're 72 years, 5 months, 4 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 27 days.
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on June 24, 1948?
On June 24, 1948 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is June 24, 1948?
On June 24, 1948 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on June 24, 1948?
On June 24, 1948 the US President was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 24, 1948?
On June 24, 1948 the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour).
Who was the Pope on June 24, 1948?
On June 24, 1948 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on June 24, 1948?
On June 24, 1948 several famous people were born including, Armel Job, Patrick Morza, Patrick Moraz.