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Monday 12 March 1945

1945-03-12

It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). The House of Fear, directed by Roy William Neill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The House of Fear

Directed by: Roy William Neill

Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Aubrey Mather

Country: United States

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The Picture of Dorian Gray

Directed by: Albert Lewin

Starring: George Sanders, Hurd Hatfield, Donna Reed

Country: United States

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A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Directed by: Elia Kazan

Starring: Dorothy McGuire, Joan Blondell, James Dunn

Country: United States

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The Three Caballeros

Directed by: Norman Ferguson

Starring: Aurora Miranda, Carmen Molina, Dora Luz

Country: United States

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Objective, Burma!

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Errol Flynn, James Brown, William Prince

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

On Stage, Everybody

Starring: Danton Walker

Country: United States

On Stage, Everybody

Starring: Danton Walker

Country: United States

On Stage, Everybody

Starring: Danton Walker

Country: United States

On Stage, Everybody

Starring: Danton Walker

Country: United States

On Stage, Everybody

Starring: Danton Walker

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 March 1945 ?

Holidays:
  • Ancient Latvia - Gregoru Diena observed.
  • Flag Day in Venezuela.
  • "National Day" of the Republic of Jamtland
  • Sweden - Namesday of Crown Princess Victoria, an Official Flag Day.
  • Mauritius - National Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Sammy Gravano: American organized crime figure.
  • George Jackson: American Black Panther Party figure (Born 1941).
  • Anne Summers: Australian feminine activist, one of the first people to lead a women's liberation group in her hometown of Adelaide, and to establish a women's refuge in Sydney.
  • Jim Sharman: Australian theatre and film director, producer and writer.
  • Hans van: Emden; Dutch guitarist (Les Baroques).
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Famous Deaths:
  • Friedrich Fromm: German Army Officer (Born 1861).
  • Anne Frank: Dutch-Jewish writer of a diary from age 14 -15 while she and her family lived in total confinement, hiding in an attic from the Nazis where non-Jewish friends had sheltered them.
Facts:
  • 30 Amsterdammers executed by German occupiers.
  • New York is first to prohibit discrimination by race and creed in employment.
  • USSR returns Transylvania to Romania.
  • Swinemünde is destroyed by the USAAF killing an estimated 8,000 to 23,000 civilians, mostly refugees saved by Operation Hannibal

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Music Charts

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 1945?

  • Life: General Simpson
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Capt. Mildred McAfee -- Mar. 12, 1945
  • Life: Over the Pacific

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Forever Amber

By: Kathleen Winsor

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 ...

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The Robe

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

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 ...

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The Black Rose

By: Thomas B. Costain

Tears in corners/edges of paper front cover - Inside text is in great condition.

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The White Tower

By: James Ramsey Ullman

Fine cloth copy in an equally fine dw, now mylar-sleeved. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. Ex-libris copy with bookplate attached ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 479 pages; Description: 479 p.

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