Tuesday 16 May 1944
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Danny Trejo and Billy Cobham.
The Scarlet Claw, directed by Roy William Neill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 May 1944 ?
- Saint HonorT of Amiens
- Saint Andrew Bobola
- Saint Ubaldus
- Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
- Saint Simon Stock
- Saint John Nepomuk or John Nepomucene (1330 - 1393)
- Saint Brendan the Navigator - also in the Irish Calendar.
- Teacher's Day in Malaysia.
- Danny Trejo: American actor.
- Billy Cobham: Panamanian-American drummer composer and bandleader (Mahavishnu Orchestra Jazz Is Dead and Bobby and the Midnites).
- Antal Nagy: Hungarian footballer.
- 1st of 180,000+ Hungarian Jews reach Auschwitz
- Military police attack gypsies
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1944 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Bing Crosby - Swinging On A Star
- Long Ago (And Far Away) - Jo Stafford
- Milkman, Keep Those Bottles Quiet - Ella Mae Morse
- I'll Walk Alone - Louis Prima
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