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Tuesday 13 August 1946

1946-08-13

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Notorious, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, 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 ?

Notorious

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Cary Grant, Ingrid Bergman, Claude Rains

Country: United States

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The Time of Their Lives

Directed by: Charles Barton

Starring: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Marjorie Reynolds

Country: United States

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Black Angel

Directed by: Roy William Neill

Starring: Dan Duryea, June Vincent, Peter Lorre

Country: United States

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The Strange Love of Martha Ivers

Directed by: Lewis Milestone

Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Van Heflin, Lizabeth Scott

Country: United States

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A Stolen Life

Directed by: Curtis Bernhardt

Starring: Bette Davis, Glenn Ford, Dane Clark

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

King's Party Line

Starring: John Reed King, Jim Brown

Country: United States

Face to Face

Starring: Eddie Dunn, Bill Dunn

Country: United States

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Lights Out

Starring: Frank Gallop, Jack La Rue

Country: United States

Cash and Carry

Starring: Dennis James

Country: United States

Serving Through Science

Starring: Guthrie McClintock

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 August 1946 ?

Holidays:
  • International Lefthanders Day
  • St. Wigbert
  • RC saints - Pontianus and Hippolytus, Radegunde (help against the pox), Cassianus of Imola (patron of shorthand-writers)
  • In Brasil, Friday 13 August (agosto) is considered to be especially filled with sorrow (desgosto)
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 6 saints: St. Hippolytus
Famous Birthdays:
  • Janet Yellen: American economist and professor who is the Vice Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Britain transfers illegal immigrants bound to Palestine, to Cyprus.

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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. To Each His Own - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Loretta Young
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: George E. Allen -- Aug. 12, 1946
  • Life: Frowning boy

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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