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1948 United States presidential election (9,856 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

The 1948 United States presidential election was the 41st quadrennial presidential election. It was held on Tuesday, November 2, 1948. In one of the greatest
1948 Arab–Israeli War (22,189 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 (or First) Arab–Israeli War was the second and final stage of the 1947–49 Palestine war. It formally began following the end of the British Mandate
Apartheid (23,576 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
segregation that existed in South Africa and South West Africa (now Namibia) from 1948 until the early 1990s. Apartheid was characterised by an authoritarian political
Harry S. Truman (19,365 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and renounced isolationism. He rallied his New Deal coalition during the 1948 presidential election and won a surprise victory that secured his own presidential
Universal Declaration of Human Rights (8,201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
General Assembly as Resolution 217 during its third session on 10 December 1948 at the Palais de Chaillot in Paris, France. Of the 58 members of the United
Israel (35,361 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mandate (1920–1948), the whole region was known as Palestine (Hebrew: פלשתינה [א״י]‎, lit. 'Palestine [Eretz Israel]'). Upon independence in 1948, the country
Myanmar (22,382 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
occupation, Myanmar was reconquered by the Allies and granted independence in 1948. Following a coup d'état in 1962, it became a military dictatorship under
1947–1949 Palestine war (7,481 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
All-Palestine Government. The war had two main phases, the first being the 1947–1948 civil war in Mandatory Palestine, which began on 30 November 1947, a day
Summer Olympic Games (6,236 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States (1904, 1932, 1984, and 1996), three times in Great Britain (1908, 1948, and 2012), twice each in Greece (1896 and 2004), France (1900 and 1924)
Marshall Plan (14,380 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the European Recovery Program, ERP) was an American initiative passed in 1948 for foreign aid to Western Europe. The United States transferred over $12
LP record (6,070 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
groove specification; and a vinyl composition disk. Introduced by Columbia in 1948, it was soon adopted as a new standard by the entire record industry. Apart
1948 United States House of Representatives elections (336 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 United States House of Representatives elections were elections for the United States House of Representatives in 1948 which coincided with President
International Union for Conservation of Nature (3,757 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was established in 1948. It was initially called the International Union for the Protection of Nature and Natural Resources (1948–1956) and has also been
1948 Summer Olympics (4,864 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 Summer Olympics (officially known as the Games of the XIV Olympiad and commonly known as London 1948) were an international multi-sport event
FC Barcelona (13,906 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
won La Liga for the first time since 1929. They added two more titles in 1948 and 1949. In 1949, they also won the first Copa Latina. In June 1950, Barcelona
Baylor Bears basketball (2,437 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1948, 1949*, 1950*; * denotes shared title). The Bears reached the NCAA Tournament for the first time in 1946, and reached the Final Four in 1948 and
Czechoslovakia (5,253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
exception of Carpathian Ruthenia, which became part of the Soviet Union. From 1948 to 1989, Czechoslovakia was part of the Eastern Bloc with a command economy
Mahatma Gandhi (32,244 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (/ˈɡɑːndi, ˈɡændi/; 2 October 1869 – 30 January 1948) was an Indian lawyer, anti-colonial nationalist, and political ethicist
Mandatory Palestine (15,278 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Land of Israel) was a geopolitical entity established between 1920 and 1948 in the region of Palestine under the terms of the League of Nations Mandate
Bermuda Triangle (5,357 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1948. "Check Cuba Report Of Missing Airliner", The New York Times, December 30, 1948. "Airliner Hunt Extended", The New York Times, December 31, 1948
Israeli–Palestinian conflict (20,130 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Palestinian state alongside the State of Israel (after Israel's establishment in 1948). In 2007, the majority of both Israelis and Palestinians, according to a
Hells Angels (4,906 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
be an organized crime syndicate. The Hells Angels originated on March 17, 1948, in Fontana, California, when several small motorcycle clubs agreed to merge
National Diet Library (2,300 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Japan and among the largest libraries in the world. It was established in 1948 for the purpose of assisting members of the National Diet of Japan (国会, Kokkai)
List of military aircraft of the United States (7,975 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1948) A-21 – Stearman A-22 – Martin (assigned but none served with AAF) A-23 Baltimore – Martin A-24 Banshee – Douglas (redesignated as F-24 in 1948)
Easter Parade (film) (1,604 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Easter Parade is a 1948 American musical film starring Judy Garland, Fred Astaire, Peter Lawford and Ann Miller, featuring music by Irving Berlin, including
Indo-Pakistani War of 1947–1948 (8,475 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Indo-Pakistani War of 1947–1948, sometimes known as the First Kashmir War, was an armed conflict that was fought between India and Pakistan over the
Berlin Blockade (11,693 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Berlin Blockade (24 June 1948 – 12 May 1949) was one of the first major international crises of the Cold War. During the multinational occupation of
Winter Olympic Games (11,434 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1924 to 1936, interrupted in 1940 and 1944 by World War II, and resumed in 1948. Until 1992, the Summer Olympic Games and the Winter Olympic Games were held
Arab–Israeli conflict (10,197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
neighbouring Arab countries invaded the by-then former Mandate territory in May 1948, commencing the First Arab–Israeli War. Large-scale hostilities mostly ended
Deutsche Mark (4,150 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
West Germany from 1948 until 1990 and later the unified Germany from 1990 until 2002. It was first issued under Allied occupation in 1948 to replace the
1948 United States Senate elections (726 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 United States Senate elections were elections which coincided with the election of Democratic President Harry S. Truman for a full term. Truman
Dominion of Ceylon (3,338 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Between 1948 and 1972, Ceylon was an independent country in the Commonwealth of Nations that shared a monarch with Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the
Jaya Bachchan (2,029 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jaya Bachchan (née Bhaduri; born on 9 April 1948) is an Indian film actress, politician and a member of Parliament in the Rajya Sabha from the Samajwadi
Israel Defense Forces (15,685 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
January 15, 2019. An order from Defense Minister David Ben-Gurion on 26 May 1948 officially set up the Israel Defense Forces as a conscript army formed out
Pakistan Cricket Board (2,413 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
part of the British Raj. Cricket matches were arranged informally until 1948, when a Board of Control was formally instituted. Pakistan was admitted to
Charles, Prince of Wales (17,384 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles, Prince of Wales (Charles Philip Arthur George; born 14 November 1948) is the heir apparent to the British throne as the eldest son of Queen Elizabeth
Honda (11,273 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hamamatsu, Japan (October 1946 (1946-10), incorporated 24 September 1948; 72 years ago (1948-09-24)) Founders Soichiro Honda Takeo Fujisawa Headquarters Minato
1948 Palestinian exodus (13,029 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 Palestinian exodus occurred when more than 700,000 Palestinian Arabs – about half of prewar Palestine's Arab population – fled or were expelled
Olympic Games (18,001 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Olympics were held every four years, two years after each Summer Olympics. In 1948, Sir Ludwig Guttmann, determined to promote the rehabilitation of soldiers
NASCAR (7,980 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
car racing. The privately owned company was founded by Bill France Sr. in 1948, and his son, Jim France, has been the CEO since August 6, 2018. The company
Glenn Frey (3,251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Glenn Lewis Frey (/fraɪ/; November 6, 1948 – January 18, 2016) was an American singer, songwriter, actor and founding member of the rock band the Eagles
Universal Classic Monsters (434 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Universal Classic Monsters is a home video line introduced in the 1990s by Louis Feola to reintroduce the horror films as a connected series. The series
Babe Ruth (19,206 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
George Herman "Babe" Ruth Jr. (February 6, 1895 – August 16, 1948) was an American professional baseball player whose career in Major League Baseball (MLB)
Emperor of India (1,467 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British monarchs from 1 May 1876 (with the Royal Titles Act 1876) to 22 June 1948, that was used to signify their rule over British India, as its imperial
Samuel L. Jackson (7,374 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Samuel Leroy Jackson (born December 21, 1948) is an American actor and producer. Widely regarded as one of the most popular actors of his generation, the
Federation of Malaya (1,691 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British Straits Settlements, Penang and Malacca) that existed from 1 February 1948 until 16 September 1963. The Federation became independent on 31 August 1957
John Ritter (2,739 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jonathan Southworth Ritter (September 17, 1948 – September 11, 2003) was an American actor and comedian. He was the son of the singing cowboy star Tex
Czechoslovak Socialist Republic (3,148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
satellite state of the Soviet Union.Following the coup d'état of February 1948, when the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia seized power with the support
Faroe Islands (13,310 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Kingdom of Denmark, the Faroe Islands have been self-governing since 1948, controlling most areas apart from military defence, policing, justice, currency
FC Dinamo București (2,288 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is a Romanian professional football club based in Bucharest. Founded in 1948, they have spent their entire history in Romania's top tier, the Liga I.
Nuremberg trials (9,030 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
served as models for: The Genocide Convention, 1948. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, 1948. The Nuremberg Principles, 1950. The Convention
State of Palestine (9,893 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
entirety of territory claimed by the State of Palestine has been occupied since 1948, first by Egypt and Jordan and then by Israel after the Six-Day War in 1967
Puma (brand) (5,280 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
largest sportswear manufacturer in the world. The company was founded in 1948 by Rudolf Dassler. In 1924, Rudolf and his brother Adolf "Adi" Dassler had
Hyderabad State (4,392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
heritage, was a driving force behind India's annexation of the state in 1948. Subsequently, Mir Osman Ali Khan, the 7th Nizam, signed an instrument of
Rocky Marciano (3,874 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and fought in the Golden Gloves All-East Championship Tournament in March 1948. He was controversially beaten by Coley Wallace. He continued to fight as
World Chess Championship (8,152 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
administration of the World Championship, organizing their first championship in a 1948 tournament. In 1993, reigning champion Garry Kasparov broke away from FIDE
British rule in Burma (4,190 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British rule in Burma lasted from 1824 to 1948, from the successive three Anglo-Burmese wars through the creation of Burma as a Province of British India
British Rail (7,413 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
operated the national rail system rail transport in Great Britain between 1948 and 1997. It was formed from the nationalisation of the "Big Four" British
John Bonham (4,606 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Henry Bonham (31 May 1948 – 25 September 1980) was an English musician and songwriter, best known as the drummer for the English rock band Led Zeppelin
National Health Service (8,472 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the publicly funded healthcare systems of the United Kingdom (UK). Since 1948 they have been funded out of general taxation. There are three systems which
Assassination of Mahatma Gandhi (10,483 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated on 30 January 1948 in the compound of Birla House (now Gandhi Smriti), a large mansion in New Delhi. His assassin was Nathuram
World Health Organization (14,699 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
field offices worldwide. The WHO was established by constitution on 7 April 1948, which is commemorated as World Health Day. The first meeting of the World
RAND Corporation (2,975 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
development") is an American nonprofit global policy think tank created in 1948 by Douglas Aircraft Company to offer research and analysis to the United
Kathy Bates (3,318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kathleen Doyle Bates (born June 28, 1948) is an American actress and director. She has been the recipient of numerous accolades, including an Academy Award
David Ben-Gurion (11,631 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mandate Palestine from 1935 until the establishment of the State of Israel in 1948, which he led until 1963 with a short break in 1954–55. Ben-Gurion's passion
Korea (14,210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the South, leading to Korea's division into two political entities in 1948: North Korea, and South Korea. Tensions between the two resulted in the outbreak
Jewish exodus from Arab and Muslim countries (27,876 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mizrahi background, from Arab countries and the Muslim world, mainly from 1948 to the early 1970s. The last major migration wave took place from Iran in
1947–1948 civil war in Mandatory Palestine (14,249 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1947–1948 civil war in Mandatory Palestine was the first phase of the 1947–1949 Palestine war. It broke out after the General Assembly of the United
University Grants Commission (India) (1,753 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
This recommendation was made by the University Education Commission of 1948-1949 which was set up under the chairmanship of S. Radhakrishnan "to report
Dixiecrat (2,392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a member of the Democratic Party, ordered integration of the military in 1948 and other actions to address civil rights of African Americans, many Southern
1950 United States House of Representatives elections (176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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British Ceylon (1,908 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
4 of February 1948. Initially the area it covered did not include the Kingdom of Kandy, which was a protectorate, but from 1817 to 1948 the British possessions
Zionism (20,157 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Empire. Zionism posited a negation of Jewish life in diaspora and, until 1948 perceived its primary goal as an ideal ingathering of exiles (kibbutz galuyot)
Organization of American States (5,080 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
OAS or OEA, is an international organization that was founded on 30 April 1948 for the purposes of solidarity and co-operation among its member states within
UCLA Bruins men's basketball (6,402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was the UCLA basketball head coach from 1939 to 1948, guiding the Bruins to a 93-120 record. From 1948 to 1975, John Wooden, nicknamed the "Wizard of Westwood"
Tatmadaw (7,877 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
narco-armies since the country gained its independence from the United Kingdom in 1948, and has played a central role in Burmese politics since the 1962 coup d'état
National Wrestling Alliance (7,180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
governing body operating via its parent company Lightning One, Inc. Founded in 1948, the NWA began as a governing body for a group of independent professional
Haganah (4,131 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Jewish population ("Yishuv") in Mandatory Palestine between 1920 and 1948, when it became the core of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF). Formed out of
Mark Phillips (1,361 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Captain Mark Anthony Peter Phillips CVO ADC (born 22 September 1948) is an English Olympic gold medal-winning horseman for Great Britain and the first
Muhammad Ali Jinnah (15,120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
محمد علی جناح‎; born Mahomedali Jinnahbhai; 25 December 1876 – 11 September 1948) was a barrister, politician and the founder of Pakistan. Jinnah served as
PFC CSKA Sofia (7,398 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Bulgarian: Централен Спортен Клуб на Армията). Officially established on 5 May 1948, CSKA's roots date back to an army officers' club founded in 1923. The club
Cleveland Indians (14,266 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
two World Series championships, (in 1920 and 1948). The team's World Series championship drought since 1948 is the longest active among all 30 current Major
Nick Drake (6,754 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nicholas Rodney Drake (19 June 1948 – 25 November 1974) was an English singer-songwriter and musician known for his acoustic guitar-based songs. Though
Abdullah I of Jordan (4,926 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
than a week before the outbreak of the 1948 Arab–Israeli War, Abdullah met with Meir for one last time on 11 May 1948. Abdullah told Meir, "Why are you in
1948 Czechoslovak coup d'état (5,102 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In late February 1948, the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia, with Soviet backing, assumed undisputed control over the government of Czechoslovakia, marking
Israeli Air Force (6,938 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
aerial warfare branch of the Israel Defense Forces. It was founded on May 28, 1948, shortly after the Israeli Declaration of Independence. As of August 2017[update]
Clement Attlee (17,982 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1948 Children Act 1948 Factories Act 1948 Education (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1948 Agricultural Holdings Act 1948 British Nationality Act 1948 Employment
Israel national football team (2,142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
period between World War One and the creation of the State of Israel in 1948. The British Mandate of Palestine national team made its debut against Egypt
Ismael "El Mayo" Zambada (1,441 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ismael Zambada García (born 1 January 1948) is a Mexican suspected drug lord and leader of the Sinaloa Cartel, an international crime syndicate based in
Looney Tunes (5,544 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
received VHS releases, with the pre-August 1948 shorts released by MGM/UA Home Video and the post-July 1948 shorts released by Warner Home Video. In 2003
Michael Fagan (intruder) (1,081 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
1948) is a British man who entered the Queen's bedroom in Buckingham Palace in 1982. Michael Fagan was born in Clerkenwell, London, on 8 August 1948,
Ford F-Series (8,148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
series of trucks marketed and manufactured by Ford. In production since 1948, the F-Series is a range of light-duty trucks marketed as full-size pickup
Israeli Declaration of Independence (3,880 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Israel (Hebrew: הכרזה על הקמת מדינת ישראל‎), was proclaimed on 14 May 1948 (5 Iyar 5708) by David Ben-Gurion, the Executive Head of the World Zionist
Jeremy Irons (5,056 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jeremy John Irons (born 19 September 1948) is an English actor and activist. After receiving classical training at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School,
Indian Union Muslim League (2,085 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the time the Indian successor of the Muslim League, was held on 10 March 1948 at the south Indian city of Madras. The 'Indian Union Muslim League' constitution
D. W. Griffith (3,327 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
David Wark Griffith (January 22, 1875 – July 23, 1948) was an American film director. Widely considered as the most important filmmaker of his generation
Chinese Civil War (11,042 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
military aid. Situation in 1947 Situation in the fall of 1948 Situation in the winter of 1948 and 1949 Situation in April to October 1949 As postwar negotiations
North Korea (23,516 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
occupied by the United States. Negotiations on reunification failed, and in 1948, separate governments were formed: the socialist Democratic People's Republic
Dwight D. Eisenhower (23,493 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
After the war, he served as Army Chief of Staff (1945–1948), as president of Columbia University (1948–1953) and as the first Supreme Commander of NATO (1951–1952)
Henry A. Wallace (9,903 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
also the presidential nominee of the left-wing Progressive Party in the 1948 election. The oldest son of Henry C. Wallace, who served as U.S. Secretary
Chinese Civil War (11,042 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
military aid. Situation in 1947 Situation in the fall of 1948 Situation in the winter of 1948 and 1949 Situation in April to October 1949 As postwar negotiations
Jackson Browne (5,938 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Clyde Jackson Browne (born October 9, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter and musician who has sold over 18 million albums in the United States. Emerging
Stevie Nicks (12,550 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Stephanie Lynn Nicks (born May 26, 1948) is an American singer and songwriter known for her work with the band Fleetwood Mac and as a solo artist. She
South Korea (26,379 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reunification failed, the latter became the Republic of Korea in August 1948 while the former became North Korea. In 1950, a North Korean invasion began
Celsius (3,467 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
similar temperature scale. Before being renamed to honor Anders Celsius in 1948, the unit was called centigrade, from the Latin centum, which means 100,
Bicycle Thieves (2,966 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
biciclette; sometimes known in the United States as The Bicycle Thief) is a 1948 Italian neorealist drama film directed by Vittorio De Sica. It follows the
States and union territories of India (2,568 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Karnataka Patiala and East Punjab States Union Patiala 1948–1956 Punjab and Haryana Saurashtra Rajkot 1948–1956 Gujarat Travancore-Cochin Trivandrum 1949–1956
Eliteserien (3,511 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
has undergone frequent changes. The top level was renamed Hovedserien in 1948, 1. divisjon (now used by the second level league in Norway) in 1963, then
Tokelau (6,154 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
legislative, administrative and judicial systems is the Tokelau Islands Act 1948, which has been amended on a number of occasions. Since 1993, the territory
State University of New York (4,326 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
unofficial flagships. The State University of New York was established in 1948 by Governor Thomas E. Dewey, through legislative implementation of recommendations
Eulepidoptera (84 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
groups with some remarks on taxonomy. SG Kiriakoff, Biologisch Jaarboek, 1948 Van Nieukerken, E.J. et al. 2011: Order Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758. In: Zhang
Kinsey scale (2,344 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The reports were first published in Sexual Behavior in the Human Male (1948) by Alfred Kinsey, Wardell Pomeroy, and others, and were also prominent in
Steve Winwood (4,060 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Stephen Lawrence Winwood (born 12 May 1948) is an English singer, songwriter and musician whose genres include progressive rock, blue-eyed soul, rhythm
Serie D (1,381 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Interregionale (Interregional Committee), a "league in the league" inside the LND. In 1948 the three leagues running Division 3 (Serie C) had to be reorganized due
Malayan Emergency (9,669 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Malayan Emergency (1948–1960) was a guerrilla war fought in the Federation of Malaya between pro-independence fighters of the Malayan National Liberation
Screen Gems (3,835 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for good, though their animation output continued to be distributed until 1948. It later merged with the television version of Screen Gems (Previously Pioneer
United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit (1,118 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that person would stay Chief Justice until he left the court. On June 25, 1948, 62 Stat. 869 and 62 Stat. 985 became law. These acts made the Chief Justice
National Basketball League (United States) (1,669 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
professional basketball league in the United States established in 1937. After the 1948–49 season, its twelfth, it merged with the Basketball Association of America
United States at the 1948 Summer Olympics (1,111 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, England. 300 competitors, 262 men and 38 women, took part in 126 events in 19 sports
List of Olympic Games host cities (1,564 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1924 and 2024 Summer Olympics), London (1908, 1948 and 2012 Summer Olympics), St. Moritz (1928 and 1948 Winter Olympics), Lake Placid (1932 and 1980 Winter
Tito–Stalin split (5,644 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
When the conflict between Yugoslavia and the Soviet Union became public in 1948, it was portrayed as an ideological dispute to avoid the impression of a
Telegraph Media Group (165 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Telegraph Media Group Limited (TMG; previously the Telegraph Group) is the proprietor of The Daily Telegraph and The Sunday Telegraph. It is a subsidiary
Jerusalem (27,537 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
remains one of the core issues in the Israeli–Palestinian conflict. During the 1948 Arab–Israeli War, West Jerusalem was among the areas captured and later annexed
United Nations Partition Plan for Palestine (12,725 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
later than 1 August 1948. The new states would come into existence two months after the withdrawal, but no later than 1 October 1948. The Plan sought to
Lists of South Korean films (643 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1948. The lists of Korean films are divided by period for political reasons. For earlier films of united Korea see List of Korean films of 1919–1948.
Tom Wilkinson (1,051 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Geoffrey Wilkinson OBE (born 5 February 1948) is an English actor. He has twice been nominated for an Academy Award, for his roles in In the Bedroom
1948 Winter Olympics (3,675 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1948 Winter Olympics, officially known as the V Olympic Winter Games (French: Les Ves Jeux olympiques d'hiver; German: Olympische Winterspiele 1948;
Dick's Sporting Goods (2,607 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Coraopolis, Pennsylvania. The company was established by Richard "Dick" Stack in 1948, and has approximately 850 stores and 30,000 employees, as of 2018. Dick's
Nationalist government (4,037 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to the government of the Republic of China between 1 July 1925 and 20 May 1948, led by the Kuomintang (KMT, literally "Nationals' Party"). The name derives
Categoría Primera A (1,162 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in 1948, fourteen teams have been crowned as Colombian football champions. The most successful club is Atlético Nacional with 16 titles. Before 1948 there
Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan (1,759 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sultan Al Nahyan (Arabic: خليفة بن زايد بن سلطان آل نهيان‎; born 7 September 1948; referred to as Sheikh Khalifa) is the current de jure president of the United
Nizam of Hyderabad (4,727 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Nizams retained internal power over Hyderabad State until 17 September 1948, when Hyderabad was integrated into the new Indian Union. The Asaf Jah dynasty
World Series (15,376 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
limited viewing of 1948 World Series". USA Today. "Will Carry Series on 5 Networks". Schenectady Gazette. Associated Press. September 24, 1948. p. 21. Wolters
Greek Civil War (10,444 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Despite some setbacks that the government forces suffered from 1946 to 1948, they eventually won, largely due to increased American aid, the failure
Alfred Leonard Cline (194 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Alfred Leonard Cline (1888 – August 5, 1948), known as The Buttermilk Bluebeard, was an alleged American serial killer responsible for murdering at least
Hürriyet (957 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(listen), Liberty) is one of the major Turkish newspapers, founded in 1948. As of January 2018[update], it had the highest circulation of any newspaper
London and North Eastern Railway (3,574 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Britain. It operated from 1 January 1923 until nationalisation on 1 January 1948. At that time, it was divided into the new British Railways' Eastern Region
Prime Minister of Israel (1,741 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is the leader. The office of Prime Minister came into existence on 14 May 1948, the date of the Declaration of the Establishment of the State of Israel
John de Lancie (2,736 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Sherwood de Lancie, Jr. (born March 20, 1948) is an American actor, director, producer, writer, educator, and comedian, best known for his role of
Federal Communications Commission (8,955 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
FCC stopped giving out construction permits for new licenses in October 1948, under the direction of Chairman Rosel H. Hyde. Most expected this "Freeze"
Deir Yassin massacre (13,329 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Deir Yassin massacre took place on April 9, 1948, when around 130 fighters from the Far-right wing Zionist paramilitary groups Irgun and Lehi killed
Truman Doctrine (2,856 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
President Harry S. Truman on March 12, 1947, and further developed on July 4, 1948, when he pledged to contain the communist uprisings in Greece and Turkey
Free Democratic Party (Germany) (6,514 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
in Germany. The FDP is led by Christian Lindner. The FDP was founded in 1948 by members of former liberal political parties which existed in Germany before
Ashok Leyland (5,759 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tamil Nadu, India. It is owned by the Hinduja Group. It was founded in 1948 as Ashok Motors and became Ashok Leyland in the year 1955. Ashok Leyland
Division of Korea (5,428 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
on 15 August 1948, promptly followed by the establishment of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea in North Korea on 9 September 1948. The United States
Aliyah (9,870 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Palestine began in 1882. Since the establishment of the State of Israel in 1948, more than 3 million Jews have moved to Israel. As of 2014, Israel and adjacent
Billy Crystal (4,192 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
William Edward Crystal (born March 14, 1948) is an American actor, comedian, singer, writer, producer, director, and television host. He gained prominence
Jackson Pollock (7,995 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Art Museum, given by Peggy Guggenheim (1948) Painting (1948) Number 5 (4 ft x 8 ft) Private collection (1948) Number 8 Neuburger Museum at the State
Gérard Depardieu (1,922 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ˌdeɪpɑːrˈdjuː/, French: [ʒeʁaʁ ɡzavje maʁsɛl dəpaʁdjø] (listen); born 27 December 1948), CQ is a French actor. He has received acclaim for his performances in The
Irgun (15,835 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
paramilitary organization that operated in Mandate Palestine between 1931 and 1948. The organization is also referred to as Etzel (Hebrew: אצ"ל‎), an acronym
OECD (4,937 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
purchasing power parity. The OECD is an official United Nations observer. In 1948, the OECD originated as the Organisation for European Economic Co-operation
Arab citizens of Israel (24,440 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
after the Nakba, these are the Palestinians that remained within Israel's 1948 borders. The traditional vernacular of most Arab citizens, irrespective of
NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Tournament (807 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that has determined the collegiate national champion since the inaugural 1948 NCAA Men's Division I Ice Hockey Tournament. The tournament features 16 teams
Israeli Navy (2,784 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Navy's first ships and saw service in the 1948 Israeli War of Independence. At the outset of the 1948 war and with the founding of the IDF, the Israeli
Robert Plant (8,296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Anthony Plant CBE (born 20 August 1948) is an English singer, songwriter and musician, best known as the lead singer and lyricist of the English
Thomas E. Dewey (8,499 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
presidential elections. He was again the Republican presidential nominee in 1948, but lost to President Harry S. Truman in one of the greatest upsets in presidential
UEFA European Under-19 Championship (572 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Spain are also the current champions. The competition has been held since 1948. It was originally called the FIFA International Youth Tournament, until
List of towns and villages depopulated during the 1948 Palestinian exodus (2,191 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Around 400 Arab towns and villages were depopulated during the 1948 Palestinian exodus. Some places were entirely destroyed and left uninhabitable; others
Manuel Roxas (2,681 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
January 1, 1892 – April 15, 1948) was the fifth President of the Philippines who served from 1946 until his death in 1948. He briefly served as the third
Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball (8,541 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
great levels of success. Rupp's Wildcat teams won 4 NCAA championships (1948, 1949, 1951, 1958), one NIT title in 1946, appeared in 20 NCAA tournaments
Annexation of Hyderabad (5,790 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Operation Polo was the code name of the Hyderabad "police action" in September 1948, by the then newly independent Dominion of India against Hyderabad State
AC Omonia (3,656 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
professional football club based in Nicosia. The club was established on 4 June 1948. The football team of AC Omonia joined the Cyprus Football Association in
Dianne Wiest (2,144 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dianne Evelyn Wiest (/wiːst/) (born March 28, 1948) is an American actress. She has twice won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, for the Woody
Christopher Guest (2,169 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Christopher Haden-Guest, 5th Baron Haden-Guest (born February 5, 1948), is an American–British screenwriter, composer, musician, director, actor, and comedian
Terry Bradshaw (5,187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Terry Paxton Bradshaw (born September 2, 1948) is an American former professional football player who was a quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers in
Slovakia (14,038 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Czechoslovakia was re-established as an independent country. After a coup in 1948, Czechoslovakia came under communist administration, and became a part of
People's Daily (2,290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
viewpoints of the Chinese Communist Party. The paper was established on 15 June 1948 and was published in Pingshan, Hebei, until its offices were moved to Beijing
Jean Reno (980 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Juan Moreno y Herrera–Jiménez (born 30 July 1948), known as Jean Reno (French: [ʒɑ̃ ʁeno]), is a French actor. He has worked in French, English, Japanese
Census of India (229 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Government of India. All the censuses since 1951 were conducted under the 1948 Census of India Act. The last census was held in 2011, whilst the next will
Toys "R" Us (8,516 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Inc. (d.b.a. Tru Kids Brands) and various others. It was founded in April 1948, with its headquarters located in Wayne, New Jersey, in the New York metropolitan
Laurence Olivier (16,112 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
trilogy of Shakespeare films as actor/director: Henry V (1944), Hamlet (1948), and Richard III (1955). His later films included Spartacus (1960), The
Ozzy Osbourne (12,552 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Michael "Ozzy" Osbourne (born 3 December 1948) is an English singer, songwriter, and television personality. He rose to prominence during the 1970s
Palestinians (22,732 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fit this definition. Despite various wars and exoduses (such as that of 1948), roughly one half of the world's Palestinian population continues to reside
Hubert Humphrey (15,783 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Minneapolis, serving until 1948 and co-founding the liberal anti-communist group Americans for Democratic Action in 1947. In 1948, he was elected to the U
Fraser River (2,936 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
they gave way in 1948 in several locations, marking the second disastrous flood. Flooding since 1948 has been minor in comparison. 1948 saw massive flooding
1952 United States House of Representatives elections (727 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
First elected Results Candidates New York 5 T. Vincent Quinn Democratic 1948 Resigned December 30, 1951. New member elected February 19, 1952. Republican
Football Federation of Macedonia (356 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
association of the city of Skopje, the football section was separated on 16 August 1948). From 1949 to 2002, it was called the Football Association of Macedonia
List of NBA champions (3,086 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
on their home court in Games 1, 2, 5, and 7), which has been used in 1947–1948, 1950–1952, 1957–1970, 1972–1974, 1976–1977, 1979–1984, and 2014–present
Free University of Berlin (5,922 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
international university tables. The Free University was founded in West Berlin in 1948 with American support during the early Cold War period as a de facto western
1. FC Köln (3,261 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
football club based in Cologne in North Rhine-Westphalia. It was formed in 1948 as a merger of the clubs Kölner Ballspiel-Club 1901 and SpVgg Sülz 07. Köln
Vincent Schiavelli (1,768 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vincent Andrew Schiavelli (/ˌskiːəˈvɛli/; November 11, 1948 – December 26, 2005) was an American character actor and food writer noted for his work on
List of World Chess Championships (156 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Championships, including the hosting cities. Before 1948, the matches were privately organised. After 1948, challengers were usually chosen by a Candidates
Phil Hartman (6,201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Philip Edward Hartman (né Hartmann; September 24, 1948 – May 28, 1998) was a Canadian-American actor, comedian, screenwriter, and graphic designer who
Ohio Valley Conference (1,530 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
World War II, but it was resurrected after the conclusion of the war. In 1948, the three schools joined with Louisville, Morehead State, and Evansville
Grace Jones (7,584 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Grace Beverly Jones OJ (born 19 May 1948) is a Jamaican model, singer, songwriter, record producer and actress. In 1999, Jones ranked 82nd on VH1's 100
Deccan Herald (1,267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mysuru, Mangaluru, and Kalburgi. Deccan Herald was launched on June 17, 1948. According to Gautham Machaiah, its owners purchased a dance club -- Funnel's
Lists of Korean films (101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
List of Korean films may refer to: List of Korean films (Pre 1948), a chronology of the films of United Korea before the country division Lists of South
1948 Democratic National Convention (1,295 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 Democratic National Convention was held at Philadelphia Convention Hall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from July 12 to July 14, 1948, and resulted
Rick James (5,237 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
James Ambrose Johnson Jr. (February 1, 1948 – August 6, 2004), better known by his stage name Rick James, was an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan (4,308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan (born Pervez Fateh Ali Khan; 13 October 1948 – 16 August 1997), was a Pakistani vocalist, musician, composer and music director primarily
1948 United States elections (394 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 United States elections were held on November 2, 1948. The election took place during the beginning stages of the Cold War. Democratic incumbent
Phylicia Rashad (2,347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(/fɪˈliːʃə rəˈʃɑːd/ fih-LEE-shə rə-SHAHD) (née Ayers-Allen; born June 19, 1948) is an American actress, singer and stage director. She is known for her
Football at the 1948 Summer Olympics (852 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Football at the 1948 Summer Olympics tournament, won by Sweden. The tournament began on 26 July 1948 with a preliminary round of two matches: Luxembourg
Mikhail Baryshnikov (4,109 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
IPA: [mʲɪxɐˈil bɐ'rɨʂnʲɪkəf]; Latvian: Mihails Barišņikovs; born January 27, 1948) is a Soviet Latvian-born Russian-American dancer, choreographer, and actor
80th United States Congress (2,054 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
President Truman nicknamed it the "Do Nothing Congress" and, during the 1948 election, campaigned as much against it as against his formal opponent, Thomas
Genocide Convention (2,378 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
unanimously adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on 9 December 1948 as General Assembly Resolution 260. The Convention entered into force on
Voice of America (9,968 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
jamming of VOA broadcasts on April 24, 1949. Charles W. Thayer headed VOA in 1948–49. Over the next few years, the U.S. government debated the best role of
1948 United States elections (394 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 United States elections were held on November 2, 1948. The election took place during the beginning stages of the Cold War. Democratic incumbent
Land Rover (7,346 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
India, Slovakia, and the United Kingdom. The Land Rover name was created in 1948 by the Rover Company for a utilitarian 4WD off-roader; yet today Land Rover
1954 United States Senate elections (1,969 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
member of the Boston City Council and Democratic candidate for Senate in 1948) and Joseph L. Murphy (former member of the Massachusetts Senate). Republican
Deir Yassin (2,685 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
during the 1948 Palestine war between Arabs and Jews. The village was razed after a massacre of around 107 of its residents on April 9, 1948, by the Jewish
Lists of Korean films (101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
List of Korean films may refer to: List of Korean films (Pre 1948), a chronology of the films of United Korea before the country division Lists of South
Cat Stevens (13,899 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Yusuf Islam (born Steven Demetre Georgiou; 21 July 1948), commonly known by his stage names Cat Stevens, Yusuf, and Yusuf / Cat Stevens, is a British singer-songwriter
Vincent Black Shadow (2,686 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rapide machine as "The world's fastest production motorcycle", in February 1948 the distinctive Vincent Black Shadow was announced with a top speed of 125
Yitzhak Rabin (5,694 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
its chief of operations during the 1948 Arab–Israeli War. He joined the newly formed Israel Defense Forces in late 1948 and continued to rise as a promising
Indonesian National Revolution (8,135 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Soekarno—Hatta (Translation by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, October 1948) It was mid-September before news of the declaration of independence spread
John Wooden (8,331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
renamed Indiana State University, in Terre Haute, Indiana, from 1946 to 1948, succeeding his high school coach, Glenn M. Curtis. In addition to his duties
Brandeis University (9,969 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
university located in the Boston suburb of Waltham, Massachusetts. Founded in 1948 as a non-sectarian, coeducational institution sponsored by the Jewish community
John F. Kennedy International Airport (13,066 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for Pan Am, TWA, Eastern, National, and Tower Air. The facility opened in 1948 as New York International Airport and was commonly known as Idlewild Airport
CS Universitatea Craiova (4,999 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
U Craiova 1948 Club Sportiv, commonly known as Universitatea Craiova (Romanian pronunciation: [universiˈtate̯a kraˈjova]), or U Craiova is a Romanian a
Football at the 1948 Summer Olympics (852 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Football at the 1948 Summer Olympics tournament, won by Sweden. The tournament began on 26 July 1948 with a preliminary round of two matches: Luxembourg
Kenny Loggins (3,735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kenneth Clark Loggins (born January 7, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. His early songs were recorded with the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
Pakistani rupee (1,826 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
code: abbreviated as PKR) has been the official currency of Pakistan since 1948. The coins and notes are issued and controlled by the central bank, namely
Elpidio Quirino (3,693 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and politician who served as the sixth President of the Philippines from 1948 to 1953. A lawyer by profession, Quirino entered politics when he became
Fred Astaire (9,116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
genre of tap dancing to a new level were Holiday Inn (1942), Easter Parade (1948), The Band Wagon (1953), Funny Face (1957), and Silk Stockings (1957). The
Basketball Association of America (2,610 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
basketball league in North America, founded in 1946. Following its third season, 1948–49, the BAA absorbed most of National Basketball League (NBL) and rebranded
List of princely states of British India (alphabetical) (189 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
non-salute state 1708 1948 India Alipura State non-salute state 1757 1950 India Alirajpur State (Ali)Rajpur 11-gun salute state 1437 1948 India Alwar State
Mahesh Bhatt (2,260 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mahesh Bhatt (born 20 September 1948) is an Indian film director, producer, and screenwriter known for his works in Hindi cinema. A stand-out film from
Janet Leigh (4,403 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a wide variety of genres, which include the crime-drama Act of Violence (1948), the drama Little Women (1949), the comedy Angels in the Outfield (1951)
Ministry of External Affairs (India) (1,011 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
from the British Raj. It was renamed the Ministry of External Affairs in 1948. Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru held the portfolio as an additional charge
Wembley Stadium (1923) (6,219 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
stadia. The stadium also hosted many other sports events, including the 1948 Summer Olympics, rugby league's Challenge Cup final, and the 1992 and 1995
Malayan Union (953 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ethnic Malays, the union was reorganized as the Federation of Malaya in 1948. Prior to World War II, British Malaya consisted of three groups of polities:
1948 World Series (1,735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 World Series saw the Cleveland Indians against the Boston Braves. The Braves had won the National League pennant for the first time since the
Lod (4,576 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
early Christian period. During the 1948 Arab–Israeli War most of the city's Arab inhabitants were expelled in the 1948 Palestinian exodus from Lydda and
Progressive Party (United States, 1948) (3,843 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Progressive Party of 1948 was a left-wing political party that served as a vehicle for former Vice President Henry A. Wallace's 1948 presidential campaign
1948 United States presidential election in California (102 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 United States presidential election in California took place on November 2, 1948 as part of the 1948 United States presidential election. State
Universal suffrage (4,834 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
denied the right to vote before and during the apartheid era (1948–1994). 1948 1948 1948 1948 South Korea Universal suffrage since the founding of the Republic
History of the Boston Braves (2,706 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
construction magnate Lou Perini, changed the nickname back to the Braves. In 1948, the team won the pennant, behind the pitching of Warren Spahn and Johnny
Bayt Jibrin (7,080 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by Harel Brigade, 1948 Building on outskirts of Bayt Jibrin, 1948 Beit Jibrin police station. 1948 Beit Guvrin Police station. 1948 Members of the 89th
The Fallen Idol (film) (1,491 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Fallen Idol (also known as The Lost Illusion) is a 1948 British mystery thriller film directed by Carol Reed, and starring Ralph Richardson, Bobby
Rhea Perlman (1,648 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rhea Jo Perlman (born March 31, 1948) is an American actress and writer. She played head-waitress Carla Tortelli in the sitcom Cheers (1982–1993). Over
1948 South African general election (1,877 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
General elections were held in South Africa on 26 May 1948. They represented a turning point in the country's history, as despite receiving just under
In-N-Out Burger (6,047 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
California and the Southwest. It was founded in Baldwin Park, California, in 1948 by Harry Snyder and Esther Snyder. The chain is currently headquartered in
Bryant Gumbel (2,896 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bryant Charles Gumbel (born September 29, 1948) is an American television journalist and sportscaster, best known for his 15 years as co-host of NBC's
President of Myanmar (2,028 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of state and head of government. The position of President was created in 1948, with the adoption of the Burmese Declaration of Independence from the United
Reichsmark (2,514 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Germany from 1924 until 20 June 1948 in West Germany, where it was replaced with the Deutsche Mark, and until 23 June 1948 in East Germany when it was replaced
Arizona Cardinals (3,489 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
before the first Super Bowl. They returned to the title game to defend in 1948, but lost the rematch 7–0 in a snowstorm in Philadelphia. Since winning the
International Military Tribunal for the Far East (7,488 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
years' imprisonment to execution. The tribunal was adjourned on November 12, 1948. The Tribunal was established to implement the Cairo Declaration, the Potsdam
Record (newspaper) (479 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Record is a Portuguese sports newspaper, founded by Manuel Dias, published in Lisbon. Although it covers most sports, football is the focal point of it
Anne Baxter (2,529 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Homecoming (1948). Back at 20th Century Fox, she played a wide variety of roles: a lawyer in love with Cornel Wilde in The Walls of Jericho (1948); Tyrone
Chief of the Army Staff (India) (605 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Army was designated as the "Commander-in-Chief, Indian Army". On 1 March 1948, the designation changed to "Chief of the Army Staff and Commander-in-Chief
The Staple Singers (1,624 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
children grew up. The family began appearing in Chicago-area churches in 1948. Their first public singing appearance was at the Mount Zion Church, Chicago
Olivia Newton-John (10,516 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dame Olivia Newton-John AC DBE (born 26 September 1948) is a British-Australian singer, songwriter, actress, entrepreneur and activist. She is a four-time
1948 Republican National Convention (577 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 Republican National Convention was held at the Municipal Auditorium, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from June 21 to 25, 1948. New York Governor
List of chief ministers of Kerala (621 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1 Pattom A. Thanu Pillai 24 March 1948 17 October 1948 210 days Indian National Congress Representative Body (1948–49) Sir Chithira Thirunal Balarama
Andrew Lloyd Webber (8,369 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baron Lloyd-Webber Kt (born 22 March 1948) is an English composer and impresario of musical theatre. Several of his musicals have
Carl Weathers (1,538 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carl Weathers (born January 14, 1948) is an American actor, director and former professional American football player. Several of his best known roles
Earl Warren (13,766 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Feb 01, 1948 Our Campaigns – US President – R Convention Race – Jun 21, 1948 Our Campaigns – US Vice President – R Convention Race – Jun 21, 1948 Our Campaigns –
Dominion of India (764 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma (1947–48) and Chakravarti Rajagopalachari (1948–50). Jawaharlal Nehru was Prime Minister of India throughout. Since the late
1948 in film (2,577 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The year 1948 in film involved some significant events. The top ten 1948 released films by box office gross in North America are as follows: May 3 – The
Cheetos (2,565 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
subsidiary of PepsiCo. Fritos creator Charles Elmer Doolin invented Cheetos in 1948, and began national distribution in the U.S. The initial success of Cheetos
Internal conflict in Myanmar (10,296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Insurgencies have been ongoing in Myanmar since 1948, the year the country, then known as Burma, gained independence from the United Kingdom. The conflict
Robert John "Mutt" Lange (1,982 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert John "Mutt" Lange (born 11 November 1948) is a Zambian-born South African record producer and songwriter. He is known for his work in the studio
New York City Ballet (3,020 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
New York City Ballet (NYCB) is a ballet company founded in 1948 by choreographer George Balanchine and Lincoln Kirstein. Balanchine and Jerome Robbins
1954 United States House of Representatives elections (231 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Armistead I. Selden Jr. (Democratic) Unopposed Alabama 7 Carl Elliott Democratic 1948 Incumbent re-elected. √ Carl Elliott (Democratic) 78.9% W. G. Engle (Republican)
International Hockey League (1945–2001) (1,204 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(1959–1960). 1948 Akron Americans 1948–1949 1   1948 Louisville Blades 1948–1949 1 Transferred to USHL in 1949. 1948 Milwaukee Clarks 1948–1949 1 Transferred
Syngman Rhee (6,142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
who was the founder and served as the first President of South Korea, from 1948 to 1960. Rhee was also the first and last president of the Provisional Government
Hamlet (1948 film) (4,120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Hamlet is a 1948 British film adaptation of William Shakespeare's play of the same name, adapted and directed by and starring Laurence Olivier. Hamlet
Dan Gable (756 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Danny Mack Gable (born October 25, 1948) is an American former folkstyle and freestyle wrestler and coach. Considered to be one of the greatest wrestlers
Rope (film) (3,128 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Rope is a 1948 American psychological crime thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock, based on the 1929 play of the same name by Patrick Hamilton. The
Fred Hampton (8,376 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fredrick Allen Hampton (August 30, 1948 – December 4, 1969) was an American activist, Marxist-Leninist and revolutionary socialist. He came to prominence
Deportivo de La Coruña (4,038 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the second-most decorated keeper in the Spanish league. The club ended the 1948–49 season in tenth place. The next season would see their first major achievement
Israel Defense Forces ranks (2,435 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The rank of Samal Bakhír, initials:Samab ("Senior Sergeant") was used from 1948 to 1952. It was the equivalent of a US Army First Sergeant. It was replaced
Specialist (rank) (2,358 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
chevrons on 4 September 1942. The rank was finally discontinued on 1 August 1948. On 1 July 1955, four grades of specialist were established: Specialist third
South Korea national football team (5,194 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the late 1940s, a new Korea Football Association (KFA) was founded in 1948 and joined FIFA, the international football governing body. The same year
Leonardo S.p.A. (2,442 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Italian inventor Leonardo da Vinci. Finmeccanica was established in 1948 as the mechanical engineering subholding of the state-owned Istituto per
International Women's Day (4,971 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
International Women's Day (IWD) is a global holiday celebrated annually on March 8 to commemorate the cultural, political, and socioeconomic achievements
Eicher Motors (447 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commercial vehicle manufacturer in India. The company's origins date back to 1948, when Goodearth Company was established for the distribution and service
1948 college football season (1,222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 college football season finished with two unbeaten and untied teams; Michigan and Clemson. Michigan was the first place choice for the majority
Bulgarian Football Union (154 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
then known as the Central Football Committee until 1948, the Republican Section for Football from 1948 until 1962 and the Bulgarian Football Federation
Mantell UFO incident (2,551 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fort Knox Franklin, Kentucky On January 7, 1948, 25-year-old Captain Thomas F. Mantell, a Kentucky Air National Guard pilot, died in the crash of his P-51
President of Italy (1,471 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
president-elect must resign any other position before being sworn in. The 1948 Constitution does not put any term limit on the presidency, although until
First Professional Football League (Bulgaria) (2,787 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
State Football Championship and has been played in a league format since 1948, when the A Group was established. The champions of the First League have
Ronnie Van Zant (1,804 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ronald Wayne Van Zant (January 15, 1948 – October 20, 1977) was an American musician known as the lead vocalist, primary lyricist, and founding member
Chandigarh (7,994 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Chandigarh (local pronunciation: [tʃə̃ɳˈɖiːɡəɽʱ] (listen)) is a city, district and union territory in India that serves as the capital of the two neighbouring
Jaguar Cars (6,926 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
producing a series of successful eye-catching sports cars, the Jaguar XK120 (1948–54), Jaguar XK140 (1954–57), Jaguar XK150 (1957–61), and Jaguar E-Type (1961–75)
Independence Day (Israel) (2,347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Independence in 1948. The day is marked by official and unofficial ceremonies and observances. Because Israel declared independence on 14 May 1948, which corresponded
ASVEL Basket (1,164 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
plan for a new Euroleague-standard arena. The parent club was founded in 1948, with the merger of two multi-sport clubs in Lyon and vicinity; ASVEL is
Great Western Railway (10,696 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1979). The Western Since 1948. Shepperton: Ian Allan. pp. 11–15. ISBN 0-7110-0883-3. Haresnape, Brian (1979). British Rail 1948–78: A Journey by Design
Alanyaspor (323 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
football club located in the city of Alanya in Antalya Province. Formed in 1948, the club colours are orange and green. Home matches are played at Bahçeşehir
John Carpenter (7,002 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Howard Carpenter (born January 16, 1948) is an American film director, producer, actor, screenwriter, and composer. Although Carpenter has worked
Moshe Dayan (7,342 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
military leader and politician. As commander of the Jerusalem front in the 1948 Arab–Israeli War, Chief of Staff of the Israel Defense Forces (1953–1958)
Robert Jordan (847 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
James Oliver Rigney Jr. (October 17, 1948 – September 16, 2007), better known by his pseudonym Robert Jordan, was an American author of epic fantasy. He
C. Rajagopalachari (8,120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and then as the Governor of West Bengal from 1947 to 1948, Governor-General of India from 1948 to 1950, Union Home Minister from 1951 to 1952 and as
Bathinda district (384 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
district of Bathinda came into existence with the formation of the PEPSU in 1948. It had its headquarters at Faridkot, which were shifted to Bathinda in 1952
Miles Davis (13,545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
debut as a member of saxophonist Charlie Parker's bebop quintet from 1944 to 1948. Shortly after, he recorded the Birth of the Cool sessions for Capitol Records
Jordanian annexation of the West Bank (4,752 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
annexation of the West Bank formally occurred on 24 April 1950, after the 1948 Arab–Israeli War, during which Transjordan occupied territory that had previously
Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (3,417 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
archives, uniforms, paintings, photographs, and other artefacts. For the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, the newly created Academy hosted the running leg
Selhurst Park (1,893 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
stadium has hosted one international football match as well as games for the 1948 Summer Olympics. Part of the stadium incorporates a branch of Sainsbury's
Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist) (2,271 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
India. The party was founded by Shibdas Ghosh, Nihar Mukherjee and others in 1948. SUCI(C) is a communist party in India, and follows a Marxist-Leninist ideological
Ashgabat (9,488 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Soviet Socialist Republic in 1924. Much of the city was destroyed by the 1948 Ashgabat earthquake but has since been extensively rebuilt under the rule
1948 Republican Party presidential primaries (1,137 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 Republican presidential primaries were the selection process by which voters of the Republican Party chose its nominee for President of the United
Club León (2,725 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
León has won the Primera División de México/Liga MX title eight times in 1948, 1949, 1952, 1956, 1992, the Apertura in 2013, the Clausura in 2014, and
Benny Morris (5,310 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Benny Morris (Hebrew: בני מוריס‎; born 8 December 1948) is an Israeli historian. He was a professor of history in the Middle East Studies department of
Iraq Football Association (710 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Iraqi Premier League. The Iraqi Football Association was founded in 1948 and has been a member of FIFA since 1950, the Asian Football Confederation
Selhurst Park (1,893 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
stadium has hosted one international football match as well as games for the 1948 Summer Olympics. Part of the stadium incorporates a branch of Sainsbury's
Killings and massacres during the 1948 Palestine war (4,867 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Killings and massacres during the 1948 Palestine war resulted in the deaths of hundreds of civilians and unarmed soldiers. Historians disagree concerning
Gandhi (film) (4,078 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
whites-only compartment, and concludes with his assassination and funeral in 1948. Although a practising Hindu, Gandhi's embracing of other faiths, particularly
Miles Davis (13,545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
debut as a member of saxophonist Charlie Parker's bebop quintet from 1944 to 1948. Shortly after, he recorded the Birth of the Cool sessions for Capitol Records
Margaret Weis (1,335 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Margaret Edith Weis (/waɪs/; born March 16, 1948) is an American fantasy and science fiction writer and author of dozens of novels and short stories. Along
India at the Olympics (1,518 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Germany 8 - 1 , the largest margin of victory ever in an Olympic final. From 1948 onward, because of the IOA's wider outreach, India began sending delegations
Lists of Hungarian films (112 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cinema of Hungary List of Hungarian films 1901-1947 1948-1989 1990-present Animation history People Actors Directors Producers v t e
List of Acts of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, 1940–1959 (8,959 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Holdings Act 1948 c. 63 Agricultural Wages Act 1948 c. 47 Agriculture (Scotland) Act 1948 c. 45 Animals Act 1948 c. 35 Appropriation Act 1948 c. 50 Army
Palestinian refugees (6,268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
expelled from their country over the course of the 1947–49 Palestine war (1948 Palestinian exodus) and the Six-Day War (1967 Palestinian exodus). Most Palestinian
Powers Boothe (1,122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Powers Allen Boothe (June 1, 1948 – May 14, 2017) was an American television, film and voice actor. He won an Emmy in 1980 for his portrayal of Jim Jones
Telangana (7,854 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
became India's Madras state. The Hyderabad state joined the Union of India in 1948 after an Indian military invasion. In 1956, the Hyderabad State was dissolved
Steam locomotives of British Railways (2,169 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
locomotives of British Railways were used by British Railways over the period 1948–1968. The vast majority of these were inherited from its four constituent
J. Jayalalithaa (14,061 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jayaram Jayalalithaa (24 February 1948 – 5 December 2016) was an Indian politician and film actress who served four times as the chief minister of Tamil
France at the 1948 Summer Olympics (641 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
France competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in Wembley Park, London, England. 316 competitors, 279 men and 37 women, took part in 135 events in 20 sports
All-America Football Conference (7,156 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1946: 1947: 1948: Y. A. Tittle, QB, Baltimore Colts 1949: 1946: Glenn Dobbs, HB, Brooklyn Dodgers 1947: Otto Graham, QB, Cleveland Browns 1948 (tie): Frankie
Gyles Brandreth (2,656 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gyles Daubeney Brandreth (born 8 March 1948) is an English writer, broadcaster, actor, and former politician. Brandreth was educated at the University
Boreham Wood F.C. (1,189 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Park. Established in 1948, they are known as "the Wood" and have a local rivalry with St Albans City. The club was established in 1948 as a merger of Boreham
Post-independence Burma (1948–1962) (674 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Nyaung Shwe Sawbwa Sao Shwe Thaik (the first President of independent Burma 1948-52) and aspiring to a 'loose' federation, was seen as a separatist movement
Solar eclipse of May 9, 1948 (691 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
An annular solar eclipse occurred on May 9, 1948. A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between Earth and the Sun, thereby totally or partly obscuring
Jay Ward Productions (767 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
animation studio based in Los Angeles County, California. It was founded in 1948 by American animator Jay Ward, and was most notable for the Rocky and Bullwinkle
NWA Worlds Heavyweight Championship (4,566 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nick Aldis, who is in his second reign. Although formally established in 1948, its lineage has been traditionally traced back to the first World Heavyweight
1948–49 FA Cup (581 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The FA Cup 1948–49 was the 68th staging of the world's oldest football cup competition, the Football Association Challenge Cup, commonly known as the FA
Gerry Adams (6,482 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gerard Adams (Irish: Gearóid Mac Ádhaimh; born 6 October 1948) is an Irish republican politician who was the president of Sinn Féin between 13 November
Danny Denzongpa (1,938 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tshering Phintso "Danny" Denzongpa (born 25 February 1948) is an Indian film actor, singer and film director who mainly works in Bollywood films. He has
Todd Rundgren (9,217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Todd Harry Rundgren (born June 22, 1948) is an American multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter, and record producer who has performed a diverse range
Human rights (10,550 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Declaration of Human Rights in Paris by the United Nations General Assembly in 1948. Ancient peoples did not have the same modern-day conception of universal
Kim Il-sung (8,803 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ruled from the country's establishment in 1948 until his death in 1994. He held the posts of Premier from 1948 to 1972 and President from 1972 to 1994.
Factories Act, 1948 (India) (334 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Factories Act, 1948 (Act No. 63 of 1948), as amended by the Factories (Amendment) Act, 1987 (Act 20 of 1987), served to assist in formulating national
FC U Craiova 1948 (3,077 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
U Craiova 1948, commonly known as FC U Craiova, is a Romanian professional football team based in Craiova, Dolj County, currently playing in Liga II. In
1948 World Table Tennis Championships (47 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 World Table Tennis Championships were held in Wembley from February 4 to February 11, 1948. "World Championships Results". ITTF Museum. Archived
Kathleen Cavendish, Marchioness of Hartington (1,877 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cavendish, Marchioness of Hartington (née Kennedy; February 20, 1920 – May 13, 1948), also known as "Kick" Kennedy, was an American socialite. She was the daughter
List of NCAA Division I men's basketball champions (3,839 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Conference Season Summary". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 26, 2011. "1948–49 Southeastern Conference Season Summary". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved
1948 United States House of Representatives elections in California (113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1948 was an election for California's delegation to the United States House of Representatives
Hungary at the 1948 Summer Olympics (532 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hungary competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in Wembley Park, London, England. 128 competitors, 107 men and 21 women, took part in 76 events in 15 sports
East Germany (15,608 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
transferring administrative responsibility to German communist leaders in 1948 and the GDR began to function as a state on 7 October 1949. However, Soviet
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (6,487 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
when it was closed in October 1927. Wright-Patterson AFB was established in 1948 as a merger of Patterson and Wright Fields. In 1995, negotiations to end
WABC-TV (5,765 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
select cable systems.[citation needed] The station signed on August 10, 1948, as WJZ-TV, the first of three television stations signed on by ABC during
Weidenfeld & Nicolson (471 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd (established 1949), often shortened to W&N or Weidenfeld, is a British publisher of fiction and reference books. It has been
Ashkelon (6,897 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Palestine. Al-Majdal on the eve of the 1948 Arab–Israeli War had 10,000 Arab inhabitants and in October 1948, the city accommodated thousands more refugees
Ted Nugent (8,783 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Theodore Anthony Nugent (/ˈnuːdʒɪnt/; born December 13, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and pro-gun political activist. He initially
1956 United States House of Representatives elections (189 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Republican) 12.9% Pennsylvania 2nd William T. Granahan Democratic 1944 1946 (Lost) 1948 Incumbent died May 25, 1956. New member elected November 6, 1956. Democratic
Thomas Gage (5,644 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Alden (1948), p. 16 Alden (1948), p. 17 Alden (1948), p. 25 Alden (1948), p. 26 Alden (1948), p. 29 Alden (1948), p. 30 Alden (1948), p. 37 Alden (1948), p
1948 United States presidential election in New York (907 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 United States presidential election in New York took place on November 2, 1948. All contemporary 48 states were part of the 1948 United States
International Maritime Organization (3,520 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was established following agreement at a UN conference held in Geneva in 1948 and the IMO came into existence ten years later, meeting for the first time
Donna Summer (8,474 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
LaDonna Adrian Gaines (December 31, 1948 – May 17, 2012), known professionally as Donna Summer, was an American singer, songwriter and actress. She gained
Donna Summer (8,474 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
LaDonna Adrian Gaines (December 31, 1948 – May 17, 2012), known professionally as Donna Summer, was an American singer, songwriter and actress. She gained
Australian cricket team in England in 1948 (16,479 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Australian cricket team in England in 1948 was captained by Don Bradman, who was making his fourth and final tour of England. The team is famous for
Marvin the Martian (3,368 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bauza, among others. The character first appeared as an antagonist in the 1948 Bugs Bunny cartoon Haredevil Hare. He went on to appear in four more cartoons
International Maritime Organization (3,520 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was established following agreement at a UN conference held in Geneva in 1948 and the IMO came into existence ten years later, meeting for the first time
1948 FA Cup Final (329 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 FA Cup Final was contested by Manchester United and Blackpool at Wembley Stadium on 24 April 1948. United, who had not appeared in an FA Cup Final
Lauren Bacall (5,904 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Humphrey Bogart in The Big Sleep (1946), Dark Passage (1947), and Key Largo (1948), and she starred in the romantic comedies How to Marry a Millionaire (1953)
List of United States Supreme Court cases, volume 333 (503 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
U.S. 1 (1948) Fong Haw Tan v. Phelan, 333 U.S. 6 (1948) Johnson v. United States, 333 U.S. 10 (1948) United States v. Brown, 333 U.S. 18 (1948) Bob-Lo
National Party (South Africa) (6,657 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
returned to power and was again in the government from 4 June 1948 until 9 May 1994. Beginning in 1948 following the general election, the party as the governing
Beppe Grillo (3,886 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Giuseppe Piero "Beppe" Grillo (Italian: [ˈbɛppe ˈɡrillo]; born 21 July 1948) is an Italian comedian, actor, blogger, and politician. He has been involved
Nature Boy (5,343 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
recorded by American jazz singer Nat King Cole. It was released on March 29, 1948, as a single by Capitol Records, and later appeared on the album, The Nat
List of presidents of Czechoslovakia (318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia (KSČ) from 1948 to 1989. The post was titled as Chairman from 1948 to 1953, First Secretary from 1953 to 1971, and
Jackie Robinson (15,433 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"You can hate a man for many reasons. Color is not one of them." In 1947 or 1948, Reese is said to have put his arm around Robinson in response to fans who
List of Tamil films of 1948 (53 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1948 in alphabetical order. "1948 Tamil Films". lakshmansruthi. Retrieved 6 November 2019. Guy, Randor (24 May 2014). "Brahmarishi Vishwamithra (1948)"
People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (4,839 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Union and CDA, which became the Third Rutte Cabinet. The VVD was founded in 1948 as a continuation of the Freedom Party, which was a continuation of the interbellum
Palmach (4,394 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Palestine. The Palmach was established on 15 May 1941. By the outbreak of the 1948 Arab–Israeli War it consisted of over 2,000 men and women in three fighting
Timeform (861 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
content provider located in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England founded in 1948 to provide information to fans, bettors, and others involved in the horse
Frank Abagnale (3,919 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Frank William Abagnale Jr. (/ˈæbəɡneɪl/; born April 27, 1948) is an American security consultant known for his career as a con man, check forger and impostor
Barbara Mandrell (3,258 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Barbara Ann Mandrell (born December 25, 1948) is an American country music singer, musician, and actress. She is known for a long series of country hits
Men's European Volleyball Championship (944 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
France, the Netherlands and Slovenia. The first tournament was held in 1948 with participation of six national teams. Being only participant from Eastern
Serie A (3,950 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
leading to the 1929–30 final settlement. Torino were declared champions in the 1948–49 season following a plane crash near the end of the season in which the
Egyptian Premier League (744 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
clubs have competed in the Egyptian Premier League since its founding in 1948. Al Ahly have won the title 42 times, more than any other club. Only six
Górnik Zabrze (1,180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Stadium. Their main local rival is Ruch Chorzów. The club was founded in 1948, three years after Polish borders had moved westward and the city of Zabrze
The Jordanaires (2,224 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jordanaires were an American vocal quartet that formed as a gospel group in 1948. Over the years, they have recorded both sacred and secular music as a solo
Solar eclipse of November 1, 1948 (471 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A total solar eclipse occurred on November 1, 1948. A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between Earth and the Sun, thereby totally or partly obscuring
Hideki Tojo (10,230 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hideki Tojo (December 30, 1884 – December 23, 1948) was a Japanese politician and general of the Imperial Japanese Army (IJA) who served as Prime Minister
Pennant number (2,650 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
number (an internationalisation of pendant number, which it was called before 1948). Historically, naval ships flew a flag that identified a flotilla or type
Richard Simmons (4,270 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Milton Teagle "Richard" Simmons (born July 12, 1948) is a semi-retired American fitness instructor, actor, and video producer, known for his eccentric
Lockheed T-33 (3,669 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American jet trainer. It was produced by Lockheed and made its first flight in 1948. The T-33 was developed from the Lockheed P-80/F-80 starting as TP-80C/TF-80C
Lehi (militant group) (8,109 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
East, and made many other attacks on the British in Palestine. On 29 May 1948, the government of Israel, having inducted its activist members into the
Merry Clayton (1,523 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Merry Clayton (born December 25, 1948) is an American soul and gospel singer and an actress. She provided a number of backing vocal tracks for major performing
Keke Rosberg (2,831 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Keijo Erik Rosberg (born 6 December 1948), known as "Keke" (Finnish pronunciation: [ˈkeke ˈruːsbæri] (listen)), is a Finnish former racing driver and winner
Palestinian refugee camps (1,416 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
registered with UNRWA, who fled or were expelled during the 1948 Palestinian exodus after the 1948 Arab–Israeli War or in the aftermath of the Six-Day War
Auguste and Louis Lumière (2,056 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
October 1862 – 10 April 1954) and Louis Jean Lumière (5 October 1864 – 6 June 1948), were manufacturers of photography equipment, best known for their Cinématographe
Evangelical Church in Germany (3,589 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
committed by Hitler's regime as means to address the German collective guilt. In 1948, the Evangelical Church in Germany was organized in the aftermath of World
Prime Minister of Myanmar (370 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
government of Myanmar (also known as Burma) from 1948 to 2011. The position of Prime Minister was created in 1948, with the adoption of the Burmese Declaration
Louis St. Laurent (4,273 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
politician who served as the 12th prime minister of Canada, from 15 November 1948 to 21 June 1957. He was a Liberal with a strong base in the Catholic francophone
José Ferrer (3,492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in revivals of Angel Street (1948) and The Alchemist (1948) and directed S. S. Glencairn (1948) and The Insect Comedy (1948) (also appearing in the latter)
1948 VFL season (618 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 Victorian Football League season was the 52nd season of the elite Australian rules football competition. In 1948, the VFL competition consisted
SC Fortuna Köln (751 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia. The club was formed as on 21 February 1948 through the merger of three local sides: Victoria Köln 1911 (one of two clubs
University of Ibadan (3,141 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
public research university in Ibadan, Nigeria. The university was founded in 1948 as University College Ibadan, one of many colleges within University of London
List of Telugu films of 1948 (46 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Tollywood film industry based in Madras & Hyderabad in the year 1948. "1948 Telugu Films". pedia.desibantu. Retrieved 3 December 2019. "1940's Telugu
Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1,855 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein is a 1948 American horror comedy film directed by Charles Barton and starring the comedy team of Abbott and Costello
Yangon (8,593 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Burma on 4 January 1948 when the country gained independence from British rule.[citation needed] Soon after Burma's independence in 1948, many colonial-era
Sweden at the 1948 Summer Olympics (266 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sweden competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, England. 181 competitors, 162 men and 19 women, took part in 100 events in 18 sports. Men's 110
Presque Isle Air Force Base (1,370 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States Air Force and redesignated Presque Isle Air Force Base on January 12, 1948, assigned to the Air Defense Command (ADC) Eastern Air Defense Force. The
Lulu (singer) (5,447 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Lulu Kennedy-Cairns OBE (born Marie McDonald McLaughlin Lawrie; 3 November 1948), known professionally as Lulu, is a Scottish singer, actress, television
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United States Air Force service numbers were created in the spring of 1948, approximately six months after the Air Force's creation as separate branch
Yishuv (5,094 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
South 1917–1920, and Mandatory Palestine 1920–1948) prior to the establishment of the State of Israel in 1948. The term came into use in the 1880s, when
Gary Thorne (2,456 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gary F. Thorne (born June 9, 1948) is an American sportscaster. He was the lead play-by-play announcer for Baltimore Orioles games on MASN from 2007 to
1947–48 FA Cup (700 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that ground. 13 March 1948 15:00 Villa Park, Birmingham Attendance: 70,687 13 March 1948 15:00 Hillsborough, Sheffield The 1948 FA Cup Final was contested
Junagadh State (824 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dynasty in British India, until its annexation by the Union of India in 1948. Muhammad Sher Khan Babai was the founder of the Babi dynasty of Junagarh
Monarchies in Asia (730 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
between 1947-1975 (the majority of states ascended into India or Pakistan in 1948) and the former monarchs of the princely states who joined before 1971 in
Kiss Me, Kate (2,769 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and lyrics were firmly connected to the script. The musical premiered in 1948 and proved to be Porter's only show to run for more than 1,000 performances
List of United States Supreme Court cases, volume 334 (57 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
334 U.S. 1 1948 Hurd v. Hodge 334 U.S. 24 1948 FTC v. Morton Salt Co. 334 U.S. 37 1948 Republic Natural Gas Co. v. Oklahoma 334 U.S. 62 1948 United States
Wolf Blitzer (2,371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wolf Isaac Blitzer (born March 22, 1948) is an American journalist, television news anchor and author who has been a CNN reporter since 1990, and is currently
Football at the Summer Olympics (3,290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Olympic football tournaments from 1948 to 1992 were dominated by the Soviet Union and its satellites. Between 1948 and 1980, 23 out of 28 Olympic medals
Eddie Gray (footballer, born 1948) (1,835 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Edwin "Eddie" Gray MBE (born 17 January 1948) is a Scottish former football player and coach. Gray was a cultured winger, who was an integral member of
Raymond Burr (8,424 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
genre is in ten films: Desperate (1947), Sleep, My Love (1948), Raw Deal (1948), Pitfall (1948), Abandoned (1949), Red Light (1950), M (1951), His Kind
Ladd–Peebles Stadium (1,108 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Stadium) is a stadium located in Mobile, Alabama. Opened 73 years ago in 1948, it has a seating capacity of 33,471. It is primarily used for American football
Damodar Valley Corporation (1,067 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the implementation of the scheme and in March 1948, the Damodar Valley Corporation Act (Act No. XIV of 1948) was passed by the Central Legislature, requiring
Pogoń Szczecin (969 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The most popular sports organization in Szczecin was founded on 21 April 1948 as Klub Sportowy Sztorm. Its first departments were football and boxing,
The Ed Sullivan Show (10,481 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Show was an American television variety show that ran on CBS from June 20, 1948, to March 28, 1971, and was hosted by New York entertainment columnist Ed
Witold Pilecki (3,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Witold Pilecki (13 May 1901 – 25 May 1948; Polish pronunciation: [ˈvitɔlt piˈlɛt͡skʲi]; codenames Roman Jezierski, Tomasz Serafiński, Druh, Witold) was
Doris Day (7,816 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
during the Golden Age of Hollywood with the film Romance on the High Seas (1948). She starred in films of many genres, including musicals, comedies, dramas
Ryerson University (7,899 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chang School of Continuing Education. The institution was established in 1948 as the Ryerson Institute of Technology, named after Egerton Ryerson. In 1964
WJZ-TV (3,170 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
channel 13. Baltimore's third television station first started on November 1, 1948 as WAAM. The station was originally owned by Radio-Television of Baltimore
Watt (3,084 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"international units" were dominant from 1909 until 1948. After the 9th General Conference on Weights and Measures in 1948, the "international" watt was redefined
Thomas McMahon (Irish republican) (638 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Thomas McMahon (born 1948) is a former volunteer in the South Armagh Brigade of the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA), and was one of the IRA's most
Margot Kidder (7,065 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Margaret Ruth Kidder (October 17, 1948 – May 13, 2018), known professionally as Margot Kidder, was a Canadian-American actress and activist whose career
History of Czechoslovakia (6,807 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
either suicide or political assassination. In February 1948, the Communists took power in the 1948 Czechoslovak coup d'état, and Edvard Beneš inaugurated
Stampede Wrestling (2,352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Canada and the Canadian Prairies. Originally established by Stu Hart in 1948, the promotion competed with other promotions such as NWA All-Star Wrestling
Halsbury's Statutes (431 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
publication.[citation needed] The second edition in 33 volumes was published from 1948 to 1954. The current edition (the fourth), in fifty volumes, was published
Neil Warnock (3,960 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Neil Warnock (born 1 December 1948) is an English football manager and former player who is currently manager of Championship club Middlesbrough. He is
Robert A. Taft (8,555 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
nominated Wendell Willkie. Taft sought the presidency again in 1948, but he lost to Dewey at the 1948 Republican National Convention. He opposed the creation
British nationality law (12,054 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
context, as the 1948 Act still specified one tier of citizenship throughout the UK and its colonies. This changed in 1983, when the 1948 Act was replaced
Bobby Jones (golfer) (5,250 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
exhibition basis through 1948. Jones played his last round of golf at East Lake Golf Club, his home course in Atlanta, on August 18, 1948. A picture commemorating
Anant Nag (912 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Anant Nagarkatte (born 4 September 1948), better known as Anant Nag, is an Indian actor whose predominant contribution has been in Kannada cinema. He has
Eckhart Tolle (3,552 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
TOL-ə; German: [ˈɛkhaʁt ˈtɔlə]; born Ulrich Leonard Tölle, February 16, 1948) is a spiritual teacher and best-selling author. He is a German-born resident
Serie B (1,847 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
clubs (in three groups): 1946–1947 54 clubs (in three groups): 1947–1948 22 clubs: 1948–1950 21 clubs: 1950–1951 22 clubs: 1951–1952 18 clubs: 1952–1958
Superman (serial) (1,311 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Superman is a 1948 15-part Columbia Pictures film serial based on the comic book character Superman. It stars an uncredited Kirk Alyn (billed only by his
Stern (magazine) (2,407 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Germany, by Gruner + Jahr, a subsidiary of Bertelsmann. Under the editorship (1948-1980) of its founder Henri Nannen, it attained a circulation of between 1
September 1948 Florida hurricane (1,617 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The September 1948 Florida hurricane was the most intense tropical cyclone to make landfall in the state since the 1935 Labor Day hurricane. The fourth
Diadora (484 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
company based in Caerano di San Marco (Veneto), subsidiary of Geox. Founded in 1948, it also has locations in Brazil, the United States, Hong Kong, Australia
List of Bollywood films of 1948 (56 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
industry based in Mumbai in 1948: The seven highest-grossing films at the Indian Box Office in 1948: Box Office India. "Top Earners 1948". boxofficeindia.com
Juliana of the Netherlands (5,016 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wilhelmina; 30 April 1909 – 20 March 2004) was Queen of the Netherlands from 1948 until her abdication in April 1980. Juliana was the only child of Queen Wilhelmina
Clarence Thomas (14,847 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Clarence Thomas (born June 23, 1948) is an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. He was nominated by President George H. W. Bush
All-American Girls Professional Baseball League (3,329 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which consisted of eventually 10 teams located in the American Midwest. In 1948, league attendance peaked at over 900,000 spectators. The most successful
Rory Gallagher (4,318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
William Rory Gallagher (/ˈrɔːri ˈɡæləhər/ GAL-ə-hər; 2 March 1948 – 14 June 1995) was an Irish blues and rock multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, and producer
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New Adventures of Batman and Robin, the Boy Wonder, also known as simply Batman and Robin, is a 15-chapter serial released in 1949 by Columbia Pictures
Disappearance of Robert Levinson (3,107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Alan Levinson (March 10, 1948 – presumed death before March 25, 2020) was an American former Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and Federal Bureau
Ariel Sharon (10,790 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Israeli Army from its creation in 1948. As a soldier and then an officer, he participated prominently in the 1948 Palestine war, becoming a platoon commander
1948 United States presidential election in Pennsylvania (167 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 United States presidential election in Pennsylvania took place on November 2, 1948 as part of the 1948 United States presidential election. Voters
1948–49 Football League (565 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948–49 season was the 50th completed season of The Football League. Beginning with the season 1894–95, clubs finishing level on points were separated
1948 United States presidential election in Massachusetts (541 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 United States presidential election in Massachusetts took place on November 2, 1948, as part of the 1948 United States presidential election
Humphrey Bogart (10,724 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
interest in Dark Passage (1947) and Key Largo (1948). Bogart's performances in The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) and In a Lonely Place (1950) are now considered
Porsche 356 (2,888 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that was first produced by Austrian company Porsche Konstruktionen GesmbH (1948–1949), and then by German company Dr. Ing. h. c. F. Porsche GmbH (1950–1965)
Nate Archibald (1,427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nathaniel "Tiny" Archibald (born September 2, 1948) is an American retired professional basketball player. He spent 14 years playing in the National Basketball
So Dear to My Heart (848 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
So Dear to My Heart is a 1948 American live-action animated feature film produced by Walt Disney, released by RKO Radio Pictures. Its world premiere was
Barbara Hershey (4,116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Barbara Hershey (born February 5, 1948) is an American actress. In a career spanning more than 50 years, she has played a variety of roles on television
Yoshihide Suga (3,773 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Yoshihide Suga (菅 義偉, Suga Yoshihide, born 6 December 1948) is a Japanese politician who has been Prime Minister of Japan since September 2020. He was
Green Line (Israel) (3,025 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and those of its neighbors (Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria) after the 1948 Arab–Israeli War. It served as the de facto borders of the State of Israel
1948 United States presidential election in Illinois (421 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 United States presidential election in Illinois took place on November 2, 1948, as part of the 1948 United States presidential election. State
Michael I of Romania (9,678 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
into exile, his properties confiscated, and his citizenship stripped. In 1948, he married Princess Anne of Bourbon-Parma (thenceforth known as Queen Anne
S. E. Hinton (1,196 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Susan Eloise Hinton (born July 22, 1948) is an American writer best known for her young-adult novels (YA) set in Oklahoma, especially The Outsiders (1967)
List of Marathi films of 1948 (58 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the year 1948. A list of Marathi films released in 1948. "Vande Mataram (1948)". IMDb. "Jeevacha Sakha (1948)". IMDb. "Moruchi Maushi (1948)". IMDb. 27
Allan Warren (752 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael Allan Warren (born 26 October 1948) is an English portrait photographer, primarily known for his images of members of high society. After growing
Steve Garvey (2,134 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Steven Patrick Garvey (born December 22, 1948) is an American former professional baseball player. He played in Major League Baseball as a first baseman
Italy at the 1948 Summer Olympics (655 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Italy competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, England. 215 competitors, 195 men and 20 women, took part in 89 events in 16 sports. Adolfo Consolini
Queen Alia of Jordan (847 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
الحسين‎, born Alia Bahauddin Toukan (علياء بهاء الدين طوقان); 25 December 1948 – 9 February 1977) was Queen of Jordan and the third wife of King Hussein
1948 Massachusetts gubernatorial election (94 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 Massachusetts gubernatorial election was held on November 2, 1948. Democrat Paul A. Dever defeated Republican incumbent Robert F. Bradford, Socialist
Werner Heisenberg (12,735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1098/rspa.1948.0127. — (1948). "Bemerkungen um Turbulenzproblem". Z. Naturforsch. 3a (8–11): 434–7. Bibcode:1948ZNatA...3..434H. doi:10.1515/zna-1948-8-1103
1948 NCAA Basketball Tournament (165 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 NCAA Basketball Tournament involved 8 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division I college
Sweden national football team (8,856 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and 1994. Sweden's other accomplishments also include a gold medal at the 1948 Summer Olympics, and bronze medals in 1924 and 1952. They also reached the
Mel Blount (928 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Melvin Cornell Blount (born April 10, 1948) is an American former professional football player who was a cornerback for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the
Mal Whitfield (1,037 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Olympic champion in the 800 meters at the 1948 and 1952 Summer Olympics, and a member of the 1948 gold medal team in the 4 × 400 meters relay. Overall
George R. R. Martin (10,385 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
George Raymond Richard Martin (born George Raymond Martin; September 20, 1948), also known as GRRM, is an American novelist and short story writer, screenwriter
Malha (1,447 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
between Pat, Ramat Denya and Kiryat Hayovel in the Valley of Rephaim. Before 1948, Malha was a Palestinian Arab village known as al-Maliha (Arabic: المالحة‎)
Mercedes Ruehl (1,241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mercedes J. Ruehl (/ruːl/; born February 28, 1948) is an American screen and stage actor. She is the recipient of several accolades, including an Academy
Chicago Sun-Times (7,255 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
newspapers, after the Chicago Tribune. The modern paper grew out of the 1948 merger of the Chicago Sun and the Chicago Daily Times. Journalists at the
T. S. Eliot (11,151 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Cocktail Party (1949). He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1948, "for his outstanding, pioneer contribution to present-day poetry". The Eliots
1st Strategic Aerospace Division (1,305 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1946–1948 Republic P-47 Thunderbolt, 1944, 1946–1948 Northrop P-61 Black Widow, 1946–1948 Lockheed F-80 Shooting Star, 1947–1948 B/ERB-17, 1946–1948 B-25
Bing Crosby (13,062 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
World War II. In 1948, American polls declared him the "most admired man alive," ahead of Jackie Robinson and Pope Pius XII. Also in 1948, Music Digest estimated
Mile High Stadium (2,798 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
multi-purpose stadium located in Denver, Colorado. The stadium was built in 1948 to accommodate the Denver Bears baseball team, which was a member of the
Legislative Assembly of Queensland (1,460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
parliament—currently the only Australian state with this arrangement. From 1948 until the reforms following the end of the Bjelke-Petersen era, Queensland
Christa McAuliffe (3,424 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sharon Christa McAuliffe (née Corrigan; September 2, 1948 – January 28, 1986) was an American teacher and astronaut from Concord, New Hampshire, and one
1948 United States Senate election in Massachusetts (137 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Senate election of 1948 in Massachusetts was held on November 2, 1948, with Republican incumbent Leverett Saltonstall defeating his challengers
Steven Tyler (10,044 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Steven Victor Tallarico (born March 26, 1948), known professionally as Steven Tyler, is an American singer, songwriter, musician, actor, and former television
Sgt. Slaughter (4,367 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Rudolph Remus (born August 27, 1948), best known by his ring name Sgt. Slaughter, is an American professional wrestler who is currently signed to
Menachem Begin (11,149 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Independence on 14 May 1948 and the start of the 1948 Arab–Israeli War, Irgun continued to fight alongside Haganah and Lehi. On 15 May 1948, Begin broadcast
Stalinist architecture (6,835 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
roofing was traditional wooden trusses covered with metallic sheets. About 1948, construction technology improved – at least in Moscow – as faster and cheaper
1948 American League tie-breaker game (1,674 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 American League tie-breaker game was a one-game extension to Major League Baseball's (MLB) 1948 regular season, played between the Cleveland Indians
Two-Gun Kid (1,465 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
published by Marvel Comics. The first, Clay Harder, was introduced in a 1948 comic from Marvel predecessor Timely Comics. The second, Matt Hawk a.k.a
John Huston (9,178 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
considered classics: The Maltese Falcon (1941), The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948), The Asphalt Jungle (1950), The African Queen (1951), The Misfits (1961)
Muddy Waters (4,981 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cuts "Gypsy Woman" and "Little Anna Mae". These were also shelved, but in 1948, "I Can't Be Satisfied" and "I Feel Like Going Home" became hits, and his
Flower-class corvette (5,331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
destroyer Venus and interned in Palestine. After Israel became independent in 1948, these commercial ships were commissioned into the Israeli Navy as the warships
The Jerusalem Post (2,494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
exerting influence on the British authorities." On the evening of 1 February 1948, a stolen British police car loaded with half a ton of TNT pulled up in front
Information theory (5,976 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
information over a noisy channel, this abstract concept was formalized in 1948 by Claude Shannon in a paper entitled A Mathematical Theory of Communication
University of the West Indies (5,350 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
scattered among UWI-funding Caribbean nations. The university was founded in 1948, on the recommendation of the Asquith Commission through its sub-committee
Bob Lemon (6,087 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first Lemon would play at the pitcher position. The Indians played in the 1948 World Series and were helped by Lemon's two pitching wins as they won the
WBZ-TV (6,975 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Westinghouse Electric Corporation, WBZ-TV began operations on June 9, 1948, at 6:15 p.m. with a news broadcast hosted by Arch MacDonald. The station
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (film) (3,867 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre is a 1948 American Western adventure drama film written and directed by John Huston. It is an adaptation of B. Traven's
List of major perpetrators of the Holocaust (236 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
167 days Leader of the Independent State of Croatia Escaped to Argentina in 1948 via the ratlines. Died from wounds sustained from an assassination attempt
Dave Cowens (1,880 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
David William Cowens (born October 25, 1948) is an American former professional basketball player and NBA head coach. At 6'9", he played the center position
University of Ghana (4,996 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the thirteen Ghanaian national public universities. It was founded in 1948, in the British colony of the Gold Coast, as the University College of the
Southern Railway (UK) (9,610 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Engineers; Richard Maunsell between 1923 and 1937 and Oliver Bulleid from 1937 to 1948, both of whom designed new locomotives and rolling stock to replace much
Teller (magician) (2,321 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Teller (born Raymond Joseph Teller; February 14, 1948) is an American magician, illusionist, writer, actor, painter, and film director. He is half of the
Polish United Workers' Party (3,332 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
party which ruled the Polish People's Republic as a one-party state from 1948 to 1990. Ideologically, it was based on the theories of Marxism-Leninism
Duke of Edinburgh (1,094 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Edinburgh (1921–2021) Charles, Prince of Wales, 2nd Duke of Edinburgh (born 1948) (1) Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (b. 1982) (2) Prince George of Cambridge
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (film) (3,867 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre is a 1948 American Western adventure drama film written and directed by John Huston. It is an adaptation of B. Traven's
List of United States Supreme Court cases, volume 335 (57 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
U.S. 1 1948 United States v. Hoffman 335 U.S. 77 1948 Memphis Natural Gas Co. v. Stone 335 U.S. 80 1948 United States v. CIO 335 U.S. 106 1948 Ludecke
Duke of Edinburgh (1,094 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Edinburgh (1921–2021) Charles, Prince of Wales, 2nd Duke of Edinburgh (born 1948) (1) Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (b. 1982) (2) Prince George of Cambridge
George Wendt (2,118 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
George Robert Wendt Jr. (born October 17, 1948) is an American actor and comedian. He is known for playing Norm Peterson on the television sitcom Cheers
Henry Fonda (6,133 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
directed by John Ford, and he also starred in Ford's western Fort Apache (1948). After a seven-year break from films, during which Fonda focused on stage
Leo Sayer (2,850 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gerard Hugh "Leo" Sayer (born 21 May 1948) is an English-Australian singer-songwriter musician and entertainer whose singing career has spanned four decades
Safsaf (1,179 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
villagers fled to Lebanon after the Safsaf massacre in October 1948, during the 1948 Arab–Israeli War. The village was called Safsofa in Roman times
Finland at the 1948 Summer Olympics (512 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Finland competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, England. 129 competitors, 123 men and 6 women, took part in 84 events in 16 sports. As the country
1960 United States Senate elections (867 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1936 1942 1948 1954 Incumbent re-elected. Y Richard Russell Jr. (Democratic) Unopposed Idaho Henry Dworshak Republican 1946 (Special) 1948 (Lost) 1949
Great Britain Olympic football team (5,772 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from 1948 until 1972, albeit failing to qualify for the main tournament after 1960. In this period the team's best performance was fourth place in 1948 at
Alfredo de Oro (732 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Alfredo de Oro (April 28, 1863 – April 22 or 23, 1948) was a Cuban professional carom billiards and pool player who several times held the world title
Tamam Shud case (11,087 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Somerton Man, is an unsolved case of an unidentified man found dead in 1948 on the Somerton Park beach, just south of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
India national football team (10,830 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
team played their first match as an independent nation in 1948 in the first round of the 1948 Summer Olympics against France. Using mainly barefooted players
Unidentified flying object (13,361 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
radar by the Swedish military and deemed to be "real physical objects". In a 1948 top secret document, Swedish authorities advised the USAF Europe that some
Nakba (3,058 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Catastrophe, was the destruction of Palestinian society and homeland in 1948, and the permanent displacement of a majority of the Palestinian people.
1948 Illinois gubernatorial election (697 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 Illinois gubernatorial election took place on November 2, 1948. Incumbent Governor Dwight H. Green, a Republican seeking a third term, lost reelection
Vonda N. McIntyre (966 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vonda Neel McIntyre (August 28, 1948 – April 1, 2019) was an American science fiction writer and biologist. Vonda N. McIntyre was born in Louisville, Kentucky
52nd Fighter Wing (1,686 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Base, Germany. It flies the F-16CJ fighter aircraft. It was activated in 1948, but derives significant elements of its history from the predecessor Second
Indian South Africans (4,172 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
subordinate status in society as blacks. During ideological apartheid from 1948 to 1994, Indians were called and often voluntarily accepted, terms that ranged
Dennis Waterman (2,197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dennis Waterman (born 24 February 1948) is an English actor and singer. He is best known for his tough-guy leading roles in television series including
List of Gujarati films (928 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1946) Meerabai (1946) Gunsundari (1948) Kariyavar (1948) Vadilona Vanke (1948) Jogidas Khuman (1948) Nanand Bhojai (1948) Vevishal (1949) Mangalfera (1949)
325th Fighter Wing (1,758 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wing was established on 10 May 1948 and activated on 9 June 1948. It conducted air defense of the U.S. west coast, 1948–1952 and 1956–1968. Beginning in
Bob Champion (438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Champion CBE (born 4 June 1948) is an English former jump jockey, who won the 1981 Grand National on Aldaniti. His triumph, while recovering from
FC Oleksandriya (1,047 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Oleksandriya, Kirovohrad Oblast. Founded in 1948, the club plays in the Ukrainian Premier League. The year 1948 on the club's crest depicts football heritage
Calvin Murphy (889 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Calvin Jerome Murphy (born May 9, 1948) is an American former professional basketball player who played as a guard for the National Basketball Association's
West Indian cricket team in India, Pakistan and Ceylon in 1948–49 (395 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
West Indies cricket team toured India, Pakistan and Ceylon from October 1948 to March 1949 and played a five-match Test series against the India national
Central Leather Research Institute (745 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
patents. The institute located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu was founded on 24 April 1948 as a constituent laboratory under the Council of Scientific and Industrial
List of longest-reigning monarchs (1,591 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Union (PEPSU) on 5 May 1948, relinquished his sovereign powers with effect from 20 August. Rajpramukh of the PEPSU from 5 May 1948 until his death on 17
(Ghost) Riders in the Sky: A Cowboy Legend (998 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sky: A Cowboy Legend" is a cowboy-styled country/western song written in 1948 by American songwriter, film and television actor Stan Jones. A number of
Ice hockey at the 1948 Winter Olympics (1,858 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The men's ice hockey tournament at the 1948 Winter Olympics in St. Moritz, Switzerland, was the 6th Olympic Championship, also served as the 15th World
History of South Africa (1910–1948) (1,842 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
This is the history of South Africa from 1910 to 1948. The Union of South Africa was tied closely to the British Empire, and automatically joined with
The Babe Ruth Story (1,706 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Babe Ruth Story is a 1948 baseball film biography of Babe Ruth, the famed New York Yankees slugger. It stars William Bendix (New York Yankee batboy
Anthology series (3,961 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wyllis Cooper, starring Ernest Chappell) Escape (1947–1954) The Unexpected (1948) (15-minute shorts) The Hall of Fantasy (1949–1953) 2000 Plus (1950–1952)
1948–49 in English football (260 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948–49 season was the 69th season of competitive football in England. Portsmouth won the First Division title for the first time with a team of no
Stephen Schwartz (composer) (2,613 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Stephen Lawrence Schwartz (born March 6, 1948) is an American musical theater lyricist and composer. In a career spanning over four decades, Schwartz has
ASEC Mimosas (1,283 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ASEC Abidjan, especially in international club competitions. Founded in 1948, they are the most successful side in Ivorian football, having won the Ivorian
Dino Bravo (1,748 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Adolfo Bresciano (Italian: [aˈdolfo breʃˈʃaːno]; August 6, 1948 – March 10, 1993) was an Italian-Canadian professional wrestler and promoter, better known
Éamon de Valera (12,735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1937. He served as Taoiseach on three different occasions; from 1937 to 1948, from 1951 to 1954 and finally from 1957 to 1959. He remains the longest
South Los Angeles (3,421 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Court banned the legal enforcement of race-oriented restrictive covenants in 1948's Shelley v. Kraemer, blacks began to move into areas outside the increasingly
History of Jordan (6,438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
formed and shortly admitted to the United Nations and the Arab League. In 1948, Jordan fought with the newly born state of Israel over lands of former Mandatory
List of science fiction authors (5,402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1932–1990) Ann Aguirre (born 1970) Jerry Ahern (1946–2012) Jim Aikin (born 1948) Alan Burt Akers (1921–2005) (pseudonym of Kenneth Bulmer) Tim Akers (born
Prime Minister of South Korea (1,159 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
short title in Korean is just Chongni. The position was created on 31 July 1948, two weeks before the government of South Korea was founded, and was held
Kachin State (2,448 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
State by the Constituent Assembly. Burma attained independence on 4 January 1948. Kachin State was formed in the same year out of the former British Burma
1948 United States presidential election in Virginia (242 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1948 United States presidential election in Virginia took place on November 2, 1948, throughout the 48 contiguous states. Voters chose 11 representatives
State Bank of Pakistan (1,713 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
constitution, as originally laid down in the State Bank of Pakistan Order 1948, remained basically unchanged until January 1, 1974, when the bank was nationalized
Zelda Fitzgerald (7,085 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Zelda Fitzgerald (née Sayre; July 24, 1900 – March 10, 1948) was an American novelist, socialite, and painter. Born in Montgomery, Alabama, she was noted
1958 United States House of Representatives elections (309 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Eugene P. Foley (Democratic) 49.7% Pennsylvania 4 Earl Chudoff Democratic 1948 Incumbent resigned January 5, 1958, after being elected judge of the Philadelphia
Pepé Le Pew (4,308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
identified as Pepé appears in the Art Davis-directed cartoon Odor of the Day (1948); in this entry, the theme of romantic pursuit is missing as the skunk (in
Ben Yehuda Street bombings (1,643 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
acting as suicide bombers, on civilians in downtown Jerusalem, from February 1948 onwards. The attacks were carried out on Ben Yehuda Street, a major thoroughfare
Chicago Colleens (529 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
team who played in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League from 1948 to 1951, evolving into a development team. The team was based Chicago, Illinois