Thursday 17 May 1945
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Blood on the Sun, directed by Frank Lloyd, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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Which were the important events of 17 May 1945 ?
- Norwegian Constitution Day or Syttende Mai.
- Dfa das Letras Galegas ("Galician Literature Day") ? holiday in Galicia, honouring the Galician language.
- Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of 'Azaamat (Grandeur) ? First day of the fourth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- Saint Paschal Baylon or Pascal Baylon
- Saint Montanus
- Saint Dietmar
- Saint Pamphamer
- International Day Against Homophobia aka IDAHO
- Saint Pamphalon
- Saint Solochon
- Saint Adrian of Alexandria
- George Miller American politician (Representative-Democrat-California: 1975-).
- Earle Marsh: American TV executive and co-author, worked for Showtime Entertainment as of 1981.
- Guy Rouget: French international truck driver and homicide victim.
- D A S Pennefather: Major General / Commandant (General Royal Marines).
- B Chandrasekhar: Indian cricketer.
- Esin Engin: Turkish singer-songwriter and actor (d. 1997)
- Tony Roche: Australian tennis player and coach
- 2 US P-47 Thunderbolts bomb Kiushu
- Two US P-47 Thunderbolts bomb Kiushu, Japan.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1945 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Yah-Ta-Ta, Yah-Ta-Ta (Talk, Talk, Talk) - Bing Crosby & Judy Garland
- There's No You - Jo Stafford
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