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Sunday 6 January 1946, Epiphany

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Harold Jackson in Hattiesburg and Roger Keith (Syd) Barrett in Cambridge. Shock, directed by Alfred Werker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Composer at the Piano.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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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 6 January 1946 ?

Holidays:
  • Epiphany (National Holiday) in Italy
  • Christianity (except Eastern and Oriental Orthodox who follow the Julian Calendar) - Epiphany of the Lord (a.k.a. "Twelfth Day of Christmas" and Three Kings Day in some areas).
  • In the Irish Calendar- Little Christmas or Nollaig na mBan (Women's Christmas) and/or Twelfth Day.
  • Twelfth Night, or The Lord of Misrule
  • Rastafari movement - Celebration of the ceremonial birthday of Haile Selassie
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Quemadmodum
  • A revised and streamlined revival of Kern and Hammerstein's ''Show Boat'' opens on Broadway at the Ziegfeld Theatre.

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

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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

Pages 508 17th printing

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The River Road

By: Frances Parkinson Keyes

Great story about the Louisiana Sugar Industries. There is no such thing as a blind alley. Every impass which looks like one that leads,after all, to another magic highway.

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