It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). .
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 ?
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Historical Events

Which were the important events of Tuesday, 07 November 1944 ?

Holidays
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Willibrord
  • Russia - day of the October Revolution (1917) in the Gregorian Calendar, unofficially commemorated
  • Northern Catalonia - National Day, after Treaty of Pyrenees.
  • Also see November 7 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)

Facts
  • FDR wins 4th term in office, defeating Thomas E Dewey (R)
  • Train crashes in tunnel of Aguadilla Spain; about 500 die
  • US President Franklin Roosevelt wins fourth term in office, defeating Thomas E Dewey (Republican).
  • A passenger train derails in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico from excessive speed when descending a hill. 16 people are killed and 50 are injured.
  • Soviet spy Richard Sorge, a half-Russian, half-German World War I veteran, is hanged by his Japanese captors along with 34 of his ring.
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt elected for a record fourth term as President of the United States of America.

Famous People born
James Hashow: Composer
Jim Watkins in Philadelphia: Pennsylvania, USA; actor (Jerry - Magician).
Joe Niekro;: baseball knuckler (New York Yankees).
Ken Patera: American professional wrestler
Luigi Riva: Italian footballer

Famous People died
Richard Sorge & Ozaki: Spies, hanged in Tokyo
Hannah Szenes: Jewish woman who parachuted into Yugoslavia during World War II to help save the Jews of Hungary (Born 1921)
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1944 ?
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Magazine

 Vogue Magazine cover
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Magazine

 Esquire Magazine cover
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Magazine

 TIME Magazine Cover: Harry S. Truman -- Nov. 6, 1944
TIME Magazine Cover: Harry S. Truman -- Nov. 6, 1944
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Books

Strange Fruit - Lillian Smith

Strange Fruit - Lillian Smith

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Books

The Robe - Lloyd C. Douglas

The Robe - Lloyd C. Douglas

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Books

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn - Betty Smith

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn - Betty Smith

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Books

Forever Amber - Kathleen Winsor

Forever Amber - Kathleen Winsor

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Old Journal Ads

Procter & Gamble Co.s Drene Shampoo with Hair Conditioner  No other shampoo leaves hair so lustrous... and yet so easy to manage (1944)Procter & Gamble Co.s Drene Shampoo with Hair Conditioner No other shampoo leaves hair so lustrous... and yet so easy to manage (1944)
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Old Journal Ads

Gerber Products Companys Gerber Cereal Food and Strained Oatmeal  Gerbers Cereals are Suitable for Adults on a Smooth Diet (1944)Gerber Products Companys Gerber Cereal Food and Strained Oatmeal Gerbers Cereals are Suitable for Adults on a Smooth Diet (1944)
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Old Journal Ads

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