Friday 18 February 1944
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Passage to Marseille, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Mr. Jones and His Neighbors
Which were the important events of 18 February 1944 ?
- Independence Day in The Gambia (1965)
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Pat Bowlen: American sports team owner (Denver Broncos).
- Maastricht resistance fighter JAJ Janssen arrested
- Youngest baseball player, Cin Reds sign 15 year old Joe Nuxhall
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1944 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
No Love, No Nothin' - Johnny Long & His Orchestra
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards
What news were making the headlines those days in February 1944?
- Life: Hollywood hot spot
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Harrison E. Spangler -- Feb. 14, 1944
- Life: George Bernard Shaw
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
When it was first published in 1944, this novel sparked immediate controversy and became a huge bestseller. It captured with devastating accuracy the deep-seated racial conflicts of a tightly knit southern town.
A Roman soldier, Marcellus, wins Christ's robe as a gambling prize. He then sets forth on a quest to find the truth about the Nazarene's robe-a quest that reaches to the very roots and heart of Christianity and is set ...
The beloved American classic about a young girl's coming-of-age at the turn of the century, Betty Smith's A Tree Grows in Brooklyn is a poignant and moving tale filled with compassion and cruelty, laughter and heartache, crowded with life and ...
Abandoned pregnant and penniless on the teeming streets of London, 16-year-old Amber St. Clare manages, by using her wits, beauty, and courage, to climb to the highest position a woman could achieve in Restoration England—that of favorite mistress of the ...
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