Wednesday September 29, 1948
US date format: 9/29/1948, UK date format: 29/9/1948
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on September 29, 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 Mike Pinear and John M McHugh.
Woman Hater, directed by Terence Young, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
On TV people were watching Welcome Aboard.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 29, 1948?
- Argentina, Inventor's Day - L�szl= J=zsef Bfr='s birthday.
- England, Ireland - One of the four Quarter days in the Irish calendar
- Also see September 29 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Michaelmas - Christian feast of the Archangels St. Michael, St. Gabriel, and St. Raphael
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- WBAP (now KXAS) TV channel 5 in Fort Worth-Dallas, TX (NBC) begins
- WSB TV channel 2 in Atlanta, Georgia (ABC) begins broadcasting
- Laurence Olivier's ''Hamlet'' opens in the United States.
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