Friday July 30, 1948

US date format: 7/30/1948, UK date format: 30/7/1948

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on July 30, 1948). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Jean Reno and Carel Struycken. Julia Misbehaves, directed by Jack Conway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948 On TV people were watching Gabrielle.
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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Julia Misbehaves

Directed by: Jack Conway

Starring: Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Peter Lawford, Elizabeth Taylor


Directed by: Raj Kapoor

Starring: Nargis, Kamini Kaushal, Nigar Sultana, Kamal Kapoor

Four Faces West

Directed by: Alfred E. Green

Starring: Joel McCrea, Frances Dee, Charles Bickford, Joseph Calleia

A Southern Yankee

Directed by: Edward Sedgwick

Starring: Red Skelton, Brian Donlevy, Arlene Dahl, George Coulouris

The Man from Colorado

Directed by: Henry Levin

Starring: Glenn Ford, William Holden, Ellen Drew, Ray Collins


Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 30, 1948?


  • Vanuatu - Independence Day
  • St. Julitta (a martyr)
  • St. Sennen
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Abdon


  • Emile Zatopek runs Olympic record (10K - 29:59.6)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 30, 1948?

    Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. You Call Everybody Darlin' - Anne Vincent

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?


Directed by: Patrice Chéreau

Starring: Gabrielle

Country: United States of America

Candid Camera

The Alan Dale Show

Starring: Alan Dale, Janie Ford

Country: United States of America

The Laytons

Presidential Straws in the Wind

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