Saturday 6 October 1945
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Blithe Spirit, directed by David Lean, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 6 October 1945 ?
- Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
- Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
- U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
- French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Ireland - Ivy Day, formerly honoring the Irish revolutionary Padraig Pearse, commemmorates the death of Charles Stewart Parnell.
- Also see October 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Bruno, St Faith
- Domonic Barber: Attorney (Howard Stern, Jessica Hahn, Joe Buttafucco).
- Ivan Graziani: Italian singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1997).
- Leonardo Conti: Swiss-German Third Reich Health Leader, a specialist in the "race questions.
- Memorial for executed unveiled in Terbregge
- Tavern owner Billy Goat Sianis buys seat for his goat for Game 4 of World Series and is escorted out, he casts goat curse on Cubs
- Baseball: Billy Sianis and his pet billy goat are ejected from Wrigley Field during Game 4 of the 1945 World Series (see Curse of the Billy Goat).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1945 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra - Hong Kong Blues
- A Cottage For Sale - Billy Eckstine
- Judy Garland & Merry Macs - On the Atchison, Topeka, and the Santa Fe
- Jimmy's Blues - Count Basie & His Orchestra
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