Monday 6 May 1946
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Susan Brown and Sydne Rome in Akron.
The Postman Always Rings Twice, directed by Tay Garnett, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
On TV people were watching Hour Glass.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 6 May 1946 ?
- New Martyr Demetrios of the Peloponnesus (d. 1803)
- Seraphim the Struggler of Mt. Domvu
- Micah of Radonezh
- New Martyr Elias Ardunis
- Righteous Job the Long-suffering (OT)
- Barbarus the soldier, with Bacchus, Callimachus and Dionysios
- Barbaros the Robber in Thessaly
- Blessed Prudentia
- Saint Benedicta of Rome
- Saint Dominic Savio, patron saint of studying youth
- Saint Lucius
- Saint John in the Oil
- Saint Justus
- Sinaites of Serbia
- Susan Brown: Actress (Gail Baldwin- General Hospital).
- Sydne Rome in Akron: Ohio, USA; actress (What?, Candy).
- Jim Ramstad: American politician (Representative-Republican-Minnesota).
- André Marceau: French Catholic prelate, the Bishop of Perpignan from 2004 to 2014 and the Bishop of Nice since 2014.
- Frankie Librán: Puerto Rican baseball player (d. 2013).
- Pulitzer prize awarded to Arthur M Schlesinger (Age of Jackson) 17271
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1946 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Ink Spots - The Gypsy
- Gypsy - Hildegarde (Guy Lombardo Orchestra)
- Bumble Boogie - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?