Tuesday 17 October 1944
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
None But the Lonely Heart, directed by Clifford Odets, 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 17 October 1944 ?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Ignatius of Antioch; translation of Saint Audrey (�thelthryth); Saint Richard Gwyn
- United States - Black Poetry Day
- UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
- French Republican Calendar - Aubergine (Eggplant) Day, twenty-sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Haiti - Jean-Jacques Dessalines (1806), State holiday
- Mary Peppler: American volleyball player and coach.
- Max Tessier: French film critic and journalist.
- Carol Cole in West Medford: Massachusetts, USA; actress (Ellie - Grady).
- Pavel Haas: Czech composer (d. 1944).
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