Monday 16 September 1946
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Lord Walton of Detchant and Cathee Dahmen.
Caesar and Cleopatra, directed by Gabriel Pascal, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
On TV people were watching I Love to Eat.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 September 1946 ?
- Mexico - Independence Day (from Spain; proclaimed 1810, recognised 1821, instituted 1825; See Fiestas Patrias)
- Also see September 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Cyprian, Pope Cornelius, Saint Ludmila
- In ancient Greece, the third day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates walked to the sea at Phaleron and purified themselves in the water.
- Papua New Guinea - Independence Day (from Australia, 1975)
- Lord Walton of Detchant: Physician (Warden of Green College Oxford).
- Cathee Dahmen: American model (d. 1997).
- Mike Reynolds: Australian lawyer and politician.
- Camilo Sesto: Spanish singer-songwriter and producer.
- James Jeans: English physicist / Mathematician / astronomer, dies at 69.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1946 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Blue Skies - Count Basie & His Orchestra
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