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Sunday 7 April 1946

1946-04-07

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Dragonwyck, directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Dragonwyck

Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Starring: Gene Tierney, Walter Huston, Vincent Price

Country: United States

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The Dark Corner

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

Starring: Lucille Ball, Clifton Webb, William Bendix

Country: United States

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To Each His Own

Directed by: Mitchell Leisen

Starring: Olivia de Havilland, John Lund, Mary Anderson

Country: United States

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Rome, Open City

Directed by: Roberto Rossellini

Starring: Anna Magnani, Aldo Fabrizi, Marcello Pagliero

Country: United States

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Tomorrow Is Forever

Directed by: Irving Pichel

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Orson Welles, George Brent

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

It's a Gift

Starring: John Reed King

Country: United States

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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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 7 April 1946 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Herman-Jozef (died 1241)
  • World Health Day - April 7th of every year is designated as World Health Day and celebrated by the 191 member countries of the World Health Organization to emphasize significant issues in public health of worldwide concern. Observed annually since 1948.
  • The feast of Annunciation is celebrated by the Eastern Orthodox Church.
  • Saint John Baptist de La Salle (d.1719)
  • Mozambique - Women's Day.
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Facts:
  • 10th Golf Masters Championship: Herman Keiser wins, shooting a 282.
  • Part of East Prussia incorporated into Russian SFSR.
  • Syria's independence from France is officially recognised.

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Music Charts

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

Top #7 songs in the USA
  1. Sioux City Sue - Bing Crosby & Jesters
  2. Laughing on the Outside (Crying On the Inside) - Teddy Walters
  3. Shoo-Fly Pie and Apple Pan Dowdy - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians
  4. Personality - Bing Crosby (Eddie Condon Orchestra)
  5. Billy Eckstine - Prisoner of Love
  6. The Mad Boogie - Count Basie & His Orchestra
  7. You Won't be Satisfied (Until You Break My Heart) - Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 1946?

  • Life: St Louis Cardinal pitcher baseball
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: General Omar Bradley -- Apr. 1, 1946
  • Esquire

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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