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Thursday 20 December 1945

1945-12-20

It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). The Seventh Veil, directed by Compton Bennett, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Seventh Veil

Directed by: Compton Bennett

Starring: James Mason, Ann Todd, Herbert Lom

Country: United States

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Leave Her to Heaven

Directed by: John M. Stahl

Starring: Gene Tierney, Cornel Wilde, Jeanne Crain

Country: United States

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They Were Expendable

Directed by: John Ford Captain U.S.N.R.

Starring: Robert Montgomery, John Wayne, Donna Reed

Country: United States

House of Dracula

Directed by: Erle C. Kenton

Starring: Onslow Stevens, John Carradine, Lon Chaney Jr.

Country: United States

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The Bells of St. Mary's

Directed by: Leo McCarey

Starring: Bing Crosby, Ingrid Bergman, Henry Travers

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Choreotones

Written by: Pauline Koner

Starring: Forest Bonshire, Pauline Koner, Betty Lind, Olga Lunick

Country: United States

Choreotones

Written by: Pauline Koner

Starring: Forest Bonshire, Pauline Koner, Betty Lind, Olga Lunick

Country: United States

Choreotones

Written by: Pauline Koner

Starring: Forest Bonshire, Pauline Koner, Betty Lind, Olga Lunick

Country: United States

Choreotones

Written by: Pauline Koner

Starring: Forest Bonshire, Pauline Koner, Betty Lind, Olga Lunick

Country: United States

Choreotones

Written by: Pauline Koner

Starring: Forest Bonshire, Pauline Koner, Betty Lind, Olga Lunick

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 December 1945 ?

Holidays:
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Dominic of Silos
  • Also see December 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • The first All Faiths Day was celebrated in 2003 in Canandaigua, New York.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Tom Tancredo: American politician, US Congressman and presidential hopeful in the 2008 race.
  • Sivakant Tiwari: senior legal officer of the Singapore Legal Service (Born 1945).
  • Peter Criss: American musician, singer and drummer, who became famous as a member of the theatrical heavy metal rock group "Kiss.
See other famous people born on 20 December
Facts:
  • Rationg of auto tires ends in US
  • Rationing of auto tires ends in US.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1945 ?

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1945?

  • Life: Paulette Goddard
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Mohamed Reza Pahlevi -- Dec. 17, 1945
  • Life: Party dresses in fashion

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Forever Amber

By: Kathleen Winsor

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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The Robe

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

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 ...

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The Black Rose

By: Thomas B. Costain

Tears in corners/edges of paper front cover - Inside text is in great condition.

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The White Tower

By: James Ramsey Ullman

Fine cloth copy in an equally fine dw, now mylar-sleeved. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. Ex-libris copy with bookplate attached ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 479 pages; Description: 479 p.

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