Saturday 5 February 1944
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include J R Cobb and J R Cobb in Birmingham.
The Uninvited, directed by Lewis Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 5 February 1944!
Which were the important events of 5 February 1944 ?
- Kashmir Day observes as public holiday in Pakistan.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agatha of Sicily, patron saint of firework makers and glass blowers.
- Saint Bertolf
- J R Cobb: Birmingham, Alabama -- Rocker (Atlanta Rhythm Section, Classic IV).
- J R Cobb in Birmingham: Alabama, USA; rocker (Atlanta Rhythm Section, Classic IV).
- Piero Focaccia: Italian pop singer and film actor.
- Henfil : Brazilian cartoonist of a famous character, Pasquin.
- Al Kooper: American musician, he is best known for having spontaneously added the vital organ sound to Bob Dylan's 'Like A Rolling Stone' (he showed up at the session hoping to play guitar).
- Dominique Lecourt: French philosopher.
- J Cobb: American guitarist (Classics IV and Atlanta Rhythm Section)
- Tamanoumi Masahiro: Japanese sumo wrestler, the 51st Yokozuna (Born 1944)
- Robert E Park: sociologist (human ecology, marginal man), dies at age 79.
- 358 RAF-bombers attack Stettin, Germany.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1944 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- When They Ask About You - Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra
- Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra
- Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me - Woody Herman & His Orchestra
Search For Your Ancestors
Make this date unforgettable
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?