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timeline for comp app

  • Harry Truman

    Harry Truman
    linkHarry Truman is inaugurated as U.S. president
  • South Pacific

    South Pacific
    linkSouth Pacific, the prize-winning musical, opens on Broadway on April 7
  • Walter Winchell

    Walter Winchell
    linkWalter Winchell is an aggressive radio and newspaper journalist credited with inventing the gossip column
  • Joe McCarthy

    Joe McCarthy
    link, the US Senator, gains national attention and begins his anti-communist crusade with his Lincoln Day speech
  • Studebaker

    linkStudebaker goes bankrupt
  • Joe DiMaggio

    Joe DiMaggio
    linkJoe DiMaggio and the New York Yankees go to the World Series five times in the 1940s, winning four of them
  • Richard Nixon

    Richard Nixon
    linkRichard Nixon is first elected to the United States Senate
  • Doris Day

    Doris Day
    link Doris Day enters the public spotlight with the films My Dream Is Yours
  • Red China

    Red China
    linkRed China as the Communist Party of China wins the Chinese Civil War
  • Johnnie Ray

    Johnnie Ray
    linkJohnnie Ray signs his first recording contract with Okeh Records