Wednesday 20 September 1944
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Thomas O'Neill and Matthew Barrett.
Thunder Rock, directed by Roy Boulting, 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 20 September 1944 ?
- Thomas O'Neill: American politician and businessman.
- Matthew Barrett: Business Executive.
- Jeremy Child: Actor (Privilege, Taffin).
- John Grayburn: English (Victoria Cross), dies in battle in Arnhem.
- Nijmegen free
- Polish forces free Terneuzen Neth
- WWII: Jüri Uluots, prime minister in capacity of president of Estonia, escapes to Sweden 2 days later, Tallinn is taken by the Red Army.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1944 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Helen Forrest & Dick Haymes - It Had To Be You
- And Her Tears Flowed Like Wine - Stan Kenton & His Orchestra (Vocal Anita O'Day)
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