Friday 26 March 1948
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Kyung-Wha Chung and Steven Tyler in New York City.
Paisan, directed by Roberto Rossellini, 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 The Swift Show.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 March 1948 ?
- Saint Emmanuel (died 304)
- Saint Ludger
- Saint Larissa
- Prince Kuhio Day in Hawaii
- Zoroastrianism - Prophet Zoroaster's Birthday.
- Kyung-Wha Chung: Seoul, South Korea -- Violinist (Chung Sisters).
- Steven Tyler in New York City: New York, USA; rock vocalist (Aerosmith - "Janie's Got a Gun", "Dream On", "Walk This Way").
- Steven Tyler: American musician and original member of the rock group, Aerosmith, formed in 1970.
- Kyung-wha Chung: South Korean violinist and educator.
- José García-López: Spanish-American illustrator.
- Richard Tandy: English keyboard player (Electric Light Orchestra)
- Nash the Slash : Canadian violinist and mandolin player (FM) (d. 2014)
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1948 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Sabre Dance - Woody Herman & His Orchestra
- I Love You, Yes I Do - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra
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