Thursday 11 January 1945
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
A Song to Remember, directed by Charles Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
while Forever Amber by Kathleen Winsor was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Have a look at the old newspapers from 11 January 1945 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 11 January 1945 ?
- Morocco - The Independence manifesto day.
- Japan - Kagami-Biraki (Rice Cakes Festival).
- Feast of the Baptism of Jesus.
- Roman Empire - First day of Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
- Nepal - Unity Day.
- Albania - Republic Day (1946).
See other famous people born on 11 January
Christine Kaufmann: Austrian-born German actress.
Thomas Reese: American ecclesiastic, Roman Catholic priest of the Jesuit order, and analyst for news media on affairs of the Catholic Church and of the Vatican.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1945 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in January 1945?
- Life: Scarves in fashion
- Time: Anita Colby (center), Ingrid Bergman (top, left), Shirley Temple, Jennifer Jones, Joan Fontaine, Dor
- Life: Soldier cleaning gun
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Abandoned pregnant and penniless on the teeming streets of London, 16-year-old Amber St. Clare manages, by using her wits, beauty, and courage, to climb to the highest position a woman could achieve in Restoration England—that of favorite mistress of the ...
A Roman soldier, Marcellus, wins Christ's robe as a gambling prize. He then sets forth on a quest to find the truth about the Nazarene's robe-a quest that reaches to the very roots and heart of Christianity and is set ...
Walter of Gurnie, bastard son of an English peer, is forced to flee from Oxford for his part in the university riots of 1273. Inspired by Friar Bacon, he determines to travel to China.
Great early 20th Century story with an intriguing twist near the end
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