This was 247th day of the year and 118 days remained in the year.
The city of Los Angeles was founded by Spanish settlers.
George Eastman patented his roll-film camera and registered the Kodak trademark.
President Harry S. Truman inaugurated transcontinental television service in the U.S. when AT&T carried his address to the opening session of the Japanese Peace Convention in San Francisco.
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