President of the United States:
Harry S. Truman
United States Population:
Price of a Gallon of Gas:
Best Picture Academy Award:
"An American in Paris"
Number One Song:
"Cry" - Johnnie Ray
Baseball - World Series:
New York Yankees d. New York Giants (4-2)
NCAA Basketball Championship:
Kentucky d. Kansas State University (68-58)
NFL & AFL Championship:
NFL: Los Angeles Rams d. Cleveland Browns (24-17)
The Twenty-second Amendment to the United States Constitution, limiting Presidents to two terms, is ratified.