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Saturday 3 February 1945

1945-02-03

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). The Three Caballeros, directed by Norman Ferguson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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Movies

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

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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Tonight and Every Night

Directed by: Victor Saville

Starring: Rita Hayworth, Lee Bowman, Janet Blair

Country: United States

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Meet Me in St. Louis

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Starring: Judy Garland, Margaret O'Brien, Mary Astor

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 3 February 1945 ?

Holidays:
  • Saints Berlindis, Celsa and Nona.
  • Japan - the festival of Setsubun before spring.
  • United States - Four Chaplains Day.
  • Saint Blaise, Catholics visit churches to have their throats blessed.
  • Saint Ansgar, patron saint of Denmark
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Roland Freisler: German lawyer, a member of the Nazi Party and President of the People's Court from 1942.
  • Jose Rolon: Composer, dies at 61.
Facts:
  • Almost 1000 Flying Fortresses drop 3000 ton bombs on Berlin
  • About 1000 American B-17 bombers of the US 8th Air Force attack Berlin, Germany. A reported 25,000 civilians are killed.
  • World War II: As part of Operation Thunderclap, 1,000 B-17s of the Eighth Air Force bomb Berlin, a raid which kills between 2,500 to 3,000 and dehouses another 120,000.
  • WWII:
  • Battle of Manila: United States forces enter the outskirts of Manila to capture it from the Japanese Imperial Army, starting the battle.

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Music Charts

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

Top #6 songs in the USA
  1. The Three Caballeros - Bing Crosby & Andrews Sisters
  2. Don't Fence Me In - Horace Heidt & His Orchestra
  3. Saturday Night (Is The Loneliest Night of the Week) - Frank Sinatra
  4. Bing Crosby & Andrews Sisters - Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive
  5. A Little on the Lonely Side - Frankie Carle & His Orchestra
  6. I'm Beginning To See The Light - Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Esquire
  • Life: Wounded soldier
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: General Walker Krueger -- Jan. 29, 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

Historical Fiction

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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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