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Saturday 20 January 1945

1945-01-20

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Objective, Burma!, directed by Raoul Walsh, 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 months ?

Objective, Burma!

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Errol Flynn, James Brown, William Prince

Country: United States

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A Song to Remember

Directed by: Charles Vidor

Starring: Paul Muni, Merle Oberon, Cornel Wilde

Country: United States

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Tonight and Every Night

Directed by: Victor Saville

Starring: Rita Hayworth, Lee Bowman, Janet Blair

Country: United States

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Meet Me in St. Louis

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Starring: Judy Garland, Margaret O'Brien, Mary Astor

Country: United States

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The Keys of the Kingdom

Directed by: John M. Stahl

Starring: Gregory Peck, Thomas Mitchell, Vincent Price

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

On Stage, Everybody

Starring: Danton Walker

Country: United States

On Stage, Everybody

Starring: Danton Walker

Country: United States

On Stage, Everybody

Starring: Danton Walker

Country: United States

On Stage, Everybody

Starring: Danton Walker

Country: United States

On Stage, Everybody

Starring: Danton Walker

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 January 1945 ?

Holidays:
  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
  • Saint Fabian
  • Euthymus
  • Desiderius
  • Meinrad
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • FDR sworn-in for an unprecedented 4th term as President
  • World War II: Germany begins the evacuation of 1.8 million people from East Prussia, a task which will take nearly two months.

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Music Charts

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

Top #6 songs in the USA
  1. Don't Fence Me In - Kate Smith
  2. Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians - Always
  3. There Goes That Song Again - Billy Butterfield & His Orchestra (Vocal Margaret Whiting)
  4. Don't Fence Me In - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra
  5. Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive - Artie Shaw & His Orchestra
  6. Kay Kyser & His Orchestra - There Goes That Song Again

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: General Patton
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Maj. General Vandenberg -- Jan. 15, 1945
  • Life: Scarves 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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