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Saturday 5 January 1946

1946-01-05

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Shock, directed by Alfred Werker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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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 ?

Shock

Directed by: Alfred Werker

Starring: Vincent Price, Lynn Bari, Frank Latimore

Country: United States

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Scarlet Street

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Edward G. Robinson, Joan Bennett, Dan Duryea

Country: United States

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The Seventh Veil

Directed by: Compton Bennett

Starring: James Mason, Ann Todd, Herbert Lom

Country: United States

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Leave Her to Heaven

Directed by: John M. Stahl

Starring: Gene Tierney, Cornel Wilde, Jeanne Crain

Country: United States

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They Were Expendable

Directed by: John Ford Captain U.S.N.R.

Starring: Robert Montgomery, John Wayne, Donna Reed

Country: United States

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

Composer at the Piano

Starring: Annette Mills, Alan Murray, Eleanor Fayre, Leslie Julian Jones

Country: United Kingdom

Television Garden

Starring: Fred Streeter

Country: United Kingdom

Hits and Bits

Country: United States

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Here's How

Country: United States

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Quiz with Hale

Starring: Lionel Hale

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 January 1946 ?

Holidays:
  • Mungday (Discordianism)
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Neumann.
  • The eleventh day of Christmas in Western Christianity, and the Twelfth Night of Christmas in Western Christianity.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Show Boat opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 417 performances
  • The US resumes diplomatic relationships with Siam.

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Bing Crosby - Symphony
  2. Buzz Me - Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 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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