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Friday 2 March 1945

1945-03-02

It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). The Picture of Dorian Gray, directed by Albert Lewin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Picture of Dorian Gray

Directed by: Albert Lewin

Starring: George Sanders, Hurd Hatfield, Donna Reed

Country: United States

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A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Directed by: Elia Kazan

Starring: Dorothy McGuire, Joan Blondell, James Dunn

Country: United States

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The Three Caballeros

Directed by: Norman Ferguson

Starring: Aurora Miranda, Carmen Molina, Dora Luz

Country: United States

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Objective, Burma!

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Errol Flynn, James Brown, William Prince

Country: United States

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A Song to Remember

Directed by: Charles Vidor

Starring: Paul Muni, Merle Oberon, Cornel Wilde

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

On Stage, Everybody

Starring: Danton Walker

Country: United States

On Stage, Everybody

Starring: Danton Walker

Country: United States

On Stage, Everybody

Starring: Danton Walker

Country: United States

On Stage, Everybody

Starring: Danton Walker

Country: United States

On Stage, Everybody

Starring: Danton Walker

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 March 1945 ?

Holidays:
  • Blessed Charles the Good, Count of Flanders (+Bruges 1127)
  • saint Jovinus
  • Saint Abdalon
  • Church of England - Saint Chad's Day.
  • Texas Independence Day (1836).
Famous Birthdays:
  • Christian Morin: French tv show host and clarinet player, he hosted programs on TF1 & A2: "La Roue de la fortune," "Succès fous", and "Un pour tous".
  • Gordon Thompson: Ottawa, Ontario -- Actor (Adam Carrington-Dynasty).
  • Joy Garrett: Actress (Jo-Days of Our Lives).
  • Philippe Jaffré: French senior official and businessman who died on 5 September 2007.
  • Gordon Thomson: Canadian actor mainly on television.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Emily Carr: Canadian artist and writer heavily inspired by the indigenous peoples of the Pacific Northwest Coast.
Facts:
  • King Michael of Romania gives in to Communist government.
  • US 8th Air Force bombs Dresden.
  • Former U.S. Vice-President Henry A. Wallace starts his term of office as U.S. Secretary of Commerce, serving under President Franklin D. Roosevelt.
  • The Bachem Ba 349 Natter is launched from Stetten am kalten Markt. The Natter is the first manned rocket, developed as anti-aircraft weapon. The launch fails and the pilot dies.quotYear by Year 1945quot ampndash History International

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1945 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Sleigh Ride in July - Dinah Shore
  2. Candy - Johnny Mercer, Jo Stafford, & Pied Pipers
  3. A Little on the Lonely Side - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 1945?

  • Esquire
  • Life: Winter soldiers
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Adm. Chester Nimitz -- Feb. 26, 1945

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Forever Amber

By: Kathleen Winsor

Abandoned pregnant and penniless on the teeming streets of London, 16-year-old Amber St. Clare manages, by using her wits, beauty, and courage, to climb to the highest position a woman could achieve in Restoration England—that of favorite mistress of the ...

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The Robe

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

A Roman soldier, Marcellus, wins Christ's robe as a gambling prize. He then sets forth on a quest to find the truth about the Nazarene's robe-a quest that reaches to the very roots and heart of Christianity and is set ...

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The Black Rose

By: Thomas B. Costain

Tears in corners/edges of paper front cover - Inside text is in great condition.

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The White Tower

By: James Ramsey Ullman

Fine cloth copy in an equally fine dw, now mylar-sleeved. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. Ex-libris copy with bookplate attached ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 479 pages; Description: 479 p.

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