Saturday 30 October 1948
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Richard Alston and Rusty Goffe.
The Snake Pit, directed by Anatole Litvak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948
while The Naked and the Dead by Norman Mailer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching I'd Like to See.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 30 October 1948 ?
- St. Marcel
- Bl. John Slade
- St. Theonestus
- St. Talacrian
- St. Herbert
- St. Serapion
- USA - Mischief Night in some areas (known as Devil's Night in Detroit)
- St. Macarius
- Also see October 30 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Zenobius & Zenobia
- St. Saturninus
- St. Dorothy of Montau
- St. Artemas
- St. Arilda
- St. Alfonso Rodrfguez
- Calendar of Saints - October 30th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: Bl. Angelus of Acri
- St. Maximus
- Richard Alston: English dancer and choreographer.
- Rusty Goffe: English actor.
- Garry McDonald: Australian actor and screenwriter.
- Operation Hiram: Israelis take control of Galilee
- 20 die and 6,000 made ill by smog in Donora, Pennsylvania, USA.
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- Buttons and Bows - Dinning Sisters
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