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Friday 4 October 1946

1946-10-04

It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). The Jolson Story, directed by Alfred E. Green, 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 months ?

The Jolson Story

Directed by: Alfred E. Green

Starring: Larry Parks, Evelyn Keyes, William Demarest

Country: United States

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Caesar and Cleopatra

Directed by: Gabriel Pascal

Starring: Claude Rains, Vivien Leigh, Stewart Granger

Country: United States

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Cloak and Dagger

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Gary Cooper, Robert Alda, Lilli Palmer

Country: United States

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The Killers

Directed by: Robert Siodmak

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Ava Gardner, Edmond O'Brien

Country: United States

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Brief Encounter

Directed by: David Lean

Starring: Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard, Stanley Holloway

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Faraway Hill

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

Country: United States

Mixed Bill

Country: United Kingdom

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Play the Game

Starring: Harvey Zorbaugh

Country: United States

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I Love to Eat

Starring: James Beard

Country: United States

King's Party Line

Starring: John Reed King, Jim Brown

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 October 1946 ?

Famous Birthdays:
  • Larry Clapp: American lawyer and politician (d. 2013).
  • Chuck Hagel: American sergeant and politician 24th United States Secretary of Defense.
  • Michael Mullen: American Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
  • Bridget St John: English singer-songwriter and guitarist.
  • Susan Sarandon: American actress, notable in films from her debut in the 1970s.
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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Rumors Are Flying - Betty Jane Rhodes
  2. Frank Sinatra - The Coffee Song

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Esquire
  • Life: Jeanne Crain
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Henry Wallace -- Sep. 30, 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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