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Thursday 21 February 1946

It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Tyne Daly in Madison and Tricia Cox. Rome, Open City, directed by Roberto Rossellini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching It's a Gift.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Rome, Open City

Directed by: Roberto Rossellini

Starring: Anna Magnani, Aldo Fabrizi, Marcello Pagliero

Country: United States

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Tomorrow Is Forever

Directed by: Irving Pichel

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Orson Welles, George Brent

Country: United States

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Gilda

Directed by: Charles Vidor

Starring: Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, George Macready

Country: United States

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Terror by Night

Directed by: Roy William Neill

Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Alan Mowbray

Country: United States

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Three Strangers

Directed by: Jean Negulesco

Starring: Peter Lorre, Sydney Greenstreet, Geraldine Fitzgerald

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

It's a Gift

Starring: John Reed King

Country: United States

Composer at the Piano

Starring: Annette Mills, Alan Murray, Eleanor Fayre, Leslie Julian Jones

Country: United Kingdom

Television Garden

Starring: Fred Streeter

Country: United Kingdom

Hits and Bits

Country: United States

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Here's How

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 February 1946 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Pepin of Landen
  • Language Martyrs' Day - A day celebrated by Bengali speaking people for gaining right of mother tongue.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Peter Damiani.
  • Saint Randoald
  • International Mother Language Day (UNESCO).
Famous Birthdays:
  • Tyne Daly in Madison: Wisconsin, USA; actress (Cagney and Lacey, Angel Unchained).
  • Tricia Cox: American noted family, the daughter of President Richard Nixon and his wife, Patricia.
  • Tyne Daly: American actress who drifted into her field with stage work, low-budget films and TV guest shots as a natural outcome of having acting parents.
  • Alan Rickman: Actor (Robin Hood Prince of Thieves).
  • Anthony Daniels: British actor.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Jose Streel: Belgian World War II collaborator (Born 1911).
Facts:
  • Anti-British demonstrations in Egypt.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1946 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Frank Sinatra - Oh! What It Seemed to Be
  2. Frank Sinatra - Day by Day
  3. Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow! - Woody Herman & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1946?

  • Life: Dorothy McGuire
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Ernest Bevin -- Feb. 18, 1946
  • Life: Lincoln Memorial

Books

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

The King's General

By: Daphne du Maurier

The highly anticipated reissue of the du Maurier classics American fans have been waiting for "Daphne du Maurier has no equal." Sunday Telegraph As civil war rages across England, the weak prove their courage and the privileged become traitors In ...

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This Side of Innocence

By: Taylor Caldwell

Pages 508 17th printing

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The River Road

By: Frances Parkinson Keyes

Great story about the Louisiana Sugar Industries. There is no such thing as a blind alley. Every impass which looks like one that leads,after all, to another magic highway.

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