Tuesday 5 December 1944
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Murder, My Sweet, directed by Edward Dmytryk, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
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Which were the important events of 5 December 1944 ?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
- Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
- Roman festivals - Faunalia celebrated in honor of Faunus (according to Horace, Odes 3.18)
- Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK - Saint Nicholas Eve (whom Dutch speakers call Sinterklaas, which became in other languages Santa Claus)
- Jeroen Krabbe: Dutch actor.
- Jeroen Krabbé: Dutch actor director and producer.
- Loukas Sideras: Greek drummer and producer (Aphrodite's Child).
- German troops rob all the silver coin in Utrecht.
- World War II: Allied troops occupy Ravenna.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1944 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Wish You Were Waiting For Me - Ginny Simms
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