Tuesday 13 August 1946
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Janet Yellen .
Notorious, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 13 August 1946 ?
- 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
- St. Cassian
- St. John Berchmans
- St. John Bosco
- St. Radegund
- Roman festivals - Vertumnalias in honor of Vertumnus, and also Diana, on the Aventine hill
- Janet Yellen: American economist and professor who is the Vice Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.
- Britain transfers illegal immigrants bound to Palestine, to Cyprus.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1946 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- To Each His Own - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra
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