What Happened on January 6, 1948

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

"The Treasure of the Sierra Madre", American adventure film based off B. Traven's novel of the same name, directed by John Huston and starring Humphrey Bogart, is released

Famous Birthdays

  • Dayle Hadlee, cricketer (brother of Richard, NZ medium-pacer of 70's)
  • Guy Spencer Gardner, Alta Vista Va, Lt Col USAF/astro (STS 27, STS 35)
  • Robert E [Bob] Wise Jr, (Rep-D-WV, 1983- )