Friday 13 December 1946
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
It's a Wonderful Life, directed by Frank Capra, 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 December 1946 ?
- Roman festivals - Tellus was worshipped in the district Carinae at the Esquiline Hill, and a lectisternium or table was spread for Ceres.
- R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Lucy
- Also see December 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- In the Julian calendar before the Gregorian reform, this was the shortest day and longest night, and widely celebrated as such
- In the Irish calendar the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following the Feast of Saint Lucy were observed as Quarter tense.
- Malta - Republic Day (since 1974)
- St. Lucia's Day in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland.
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