Wednesday 21 March 1945
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
A Royal Scandal, directed by Otto Preminger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 March 1945 ?
- Blessed Clementia of Hohenberg
- World Poetry Day - by UNESCO.
- St. Nicholas of Flue
- Astrology: First day of star sign Aries.
- China: Chunfen.
- Harmony Day in Australia.
- World Down Syndrome Day
- Earth Day.
- Ostara - Neopagan festival of Ostara.
- Bah�'f Faith - End of the 19-day sunrise-to-sunset.fast.
- Saints Philemon and Domnin
- The third day of Quinquatria in ancient Rome, held in honor of Minerva.
- Iranian New Year's Day (Norouz): (also celebrated in many other countries of Asia) Iranian calendar.
- Traditional date of vernal equinox, used for reckoning Easter. The real equinox usually occurs one day earlier.
- South Africa: International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.
- Benito Ju�rez Day, a Fiesta Patria in Mexico.
- Namibia: Independence Day.
- Japan: Vernal Equinox Day (public holiday).
- Egypt: Mother's Day
- New Year of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- Anthony Grabiner: Baron Grabiner English lawyer.
- Charles Greene: American sprinter and coach.
- Rose Stone: American singer and keyboard player (Sly and the Family Stone).
- Rosemary Stone: Vocalist / pianist (Sly & Family Stone-Everyday People).
- Henrik Nordbrandt: Danish poet, novelist and essayist.
- Vernon Guy US gospel singer (Cool Sounds: Sharpees).
- Rose[mary] Stone in Dallas: Texas, USA; vocalist/pianist (Sly and the Family Stone - "Everyday People").
- 1st Japanese flying bombs (ochas) attack Okinawa
- During WWII Allied bombers begin 4-day raid over Germany
- Dutch Resistance fighter Hannie Schaft arrested by German police.
- World War II: Operation Carthage : British planes bomb Gestapo headquarters in Copenhagen, Denmark. They also hit a school and 125 civilians are killed.
- WWII: British troops liberate Mandalay, Burma.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1945 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- My Dreams Are Getting Better All The Time - Les Brown & His Orchestra (Vocal Doris Day)
- Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra - There! I've Said it Again
- Phil Moore Four - My Dreams Are Getting Better All The Time
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