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Sunday 28 November 1948

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Agnieszka Holland and Beeb Birtles [Gerard Birtlekamp]. 3 Godfathers, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948 On TV people were watching Saturday Night Jamboree.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

The Earl Wrightson Show

Starring: Earl Wrightson

Country: United States

The Arrow Show

Starring: Herbert Coleman, Len Hale, Jerry Hausner, Harry Salter

Country: United States

Lamp Unto My Feet

Starring: Wright King, Florida Friebus, Jonathan Gilmore, Edward Mulhare

Country: United States

The Ford Theatre Hour

Starring: William Brower, Biff McGuire, Ernest Truex, Ruth McDevitt

Country: United States

Celebrity Time

Starring: Boris Karloff, Herman Hickman, Peggy Ann Garner

Country: United States

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

3 Godfathers

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: John Wayne, Pedro Armendriz, Harry Carey Jr.

Country: United States

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Yellow Sky

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Starring: Gregory Peck, Anne Baxter, Richard Widmark

Country: United States

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So Dear to My Heart

Directed by: Harold Schuster

Starring: Burl Ives, Beulah Bondi, Bobby Driscoll

Country: United States

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He Walked by Night

Directed by: Alfred Werker

Starring: Richard Basehart, Scott Brady, Roy Roberts

Country: United States

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The Boy with Green Hair

Directed by: Joseph Losey

Starring: Pat O'Brien, Robert Ryan, Barbara Hale

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 November 1948 ?

Holidays:
  • Also see November 28 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bah�'f Faith: Holy Day - Ascension of `Abdu'l-Bah�
  • Episcopal Diocese of Hawaii: Feast of the Holy Sovereigns in honor of the founders of the Anglican Church of Hawaii
  • Albania - Albanian Independence day (from Turkey, 1912); also known as Albanian Flag Day due to other National events that correspond to this day
  • Mauritania - Independence Day (from France, 1960)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Hopalong Cassidy premieres on TV
  • 1st Polaroid camera sold

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1948 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. On a Slow Boat to China - Eddy Howard & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1948?

  • Life: Trumans victory
  • Time: "The theater's first personality"
  • Life: Ingrid Bergman

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Bishop's Mantle

By: Agnes Sligh Turnbull

Hilary Laurens, a young Episcopal priest about 1939, has recently returned to his hometown, somewhere in the American heartland. Upon receiving sudden word that his grandfather, the Bishop of that diocese and the only father he's known, has suddenly taken ...

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Dinner at Antoine's

By: Frances Parkinson Keyes

Orson Foxworth celebrates his return to New Orleans by giving a dinner in the 1840 room at Antoines restaurant, ostensibly planned to present his niece for the Carnival festivities and to renew his romance with Amelie Lalande.

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The Big Fisherman

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

This edition is cleanly formatted for easy reading. 12 point Garamond, 1.15 spacing. "The Big Fisherman" is a historical novel centered around Simon Peter, one of the twelve apostles.

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The Naked and the Dead

By: Norman Mailer

Hailed as one of the finest novels to come out of the Second World War, The Naked and the Dead received unprecedented critical acclaim upon its publication and has since become part of the American canon.

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