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Saturday 2 November 1946

1946-11-02

It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). The Strange Woman, directed by Edgar Ulmer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Strange Woman

Directed by: Edgar Ulmer

Starring: Hedy Lamarr, George Sanders, Louis Hayward

Country: United States

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Deception

Directed by: Irving Rapper

Starring: Bette Davis, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains

Country: United States

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The Dark Mirror

Directed by: Robert Siodmak

Starring: Olivia de Havilland, Lew Ayres, Thomas Mitchell

Country: United States

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Blue Skies

Directed by: Stuart Heisler

Starring: Fred Astaire, Bing Crosby, Joan Caulfield

Country: United States

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My Darling Clementine

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Henry Fonda, Linda Darnell, Victor Mature

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Paging You

Starring: Brian Reece, Eric Robinson, Valerie Tandy

Country: United Kingdom

You Are an Artist

Starring: Jon Gnagy, Ben Grauer, Warren Hull

Country: United States

Variety on View

Starring: Eric Robinson

Country: United Kingdom

Stars in Your Eyes

Starring: Avril Angers, Daphne Barker, Jimmy Edwards, Jack Barker

Country: United Kingdom

Faraway Hill

Starring: Flora Campbell, Mel Brandt, Julie Christy, Barry Doig

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 November 1946 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - All Souls Day (unless on a Sunday)
  • Rastafari movement - The coronation of Haile Selassie (1930) celebrated
  • USA - admission day (1889) of North Dakota and South Dakota as 39th and 40th states.
  • Ancient Latvia - Dveselu Diena held
  • Mexico and the United States - Day of the Dead (Spanish: El Dia de los Muertos), a Mexican and Mexican-American celebration of dead ancestors.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Alan Jones: Australia -- Auto racer (1980 World Champion).
  • Marieta Severo: Brazilian actress.
  • Zoë Readhead: British educator, the daughter A. S. Neill, the Scottish educator and author known for his independent school, Summerhill School, where she was born and currently serves as principal.
  • Susan St Thomas: American astrologer and an exhibiting fine artist, published on limited edition prints, cards, calendars, book and album covers.
  • Giuseppe Sinopoli: Italian musician, a composer and conductor.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1946 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. The Old Lamp-Lighter - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra
  2. Ole Buttermilk Sky - Paul Weston & His Orchestra
  3. Put that Kiss Back Where You Found It - Sam Donahue & His Orchestra
  4. This is Always - Harry James & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1946?

  • Esquire
  • Life: Boy in school
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Governor Ed Martin -- Oct. 28, 1946

Books

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

The King's General

By: Daphne du Maurier

The highly anticipated reissue of the du Maurier classics American fans have been waiting for "Daphne du Maurier has no equal." Sunday Telegraph As civil war rages across England, the weak prove their courage and the privileged become traitors In ...

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This Side of Innocence

By: Taylor Caldwell

Beautiful Amalie Maxwell, low-born, but driven by limitless desires, came to Riversend and instantly touched off a holocaust of passion, hatred and intrigue that blazed through three generations of the lordly Lindseys...

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The River Road

By: Frances Parkinson Keyes

Printed in the Us by Montauk Book Manufacturing Co.

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