Saturday 14 July 1945
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Peter James Leonard Klatzow and Jim Gordon.
Christmas in Connecticut, directed by Peter Godfrey, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 July 1945 ?
- Sweden - Birthday of Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden, an official flag day
- France and all French dependencies - Bastille Day
- Kiribati - Independence Day, 3rd day, not a holiday
- Peter James Leonard Klatzow: Composer.
- Jim Gordon: American drummer and songwriter (Traffic Derek and the Dominos Delaney & Bonnie and Souther Hillman Furay Band).
- Battleship USS South Dakota is 1st US ship to bombard Japan
- Italy declares war on Japan.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1945 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- A Kiss Goodnight - Woody Herman & His Orchestra
- Johnnie Johnston - There Must be a Way
- Can't You Read Between The Lines - Charlie Spivak
- Johnny Mercer - On The Atchison, Topeka, And Santa Fe
- I Wish I Knew - Dick Haymes
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