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Wednesday 21 March 1945

1945-03-21

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
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Movies

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

A Royal Scandal

Directed by: Otto Preminger

Starring: Tallulah Bankhead, Charles Coburn, Anne Baxter

Country: United States

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Without Love

Directed by: Harold S. Bucquet

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Lucille Ball

Country: United States

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The Clock

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Starring: Judy Garland, Robert Walker, James Gleason

Country: United States

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The House of Fear

Directed by: Roy William Neill

Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Aubrey Mather

Country: United States

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The Picture of Dorian Gray

Directed by: Albert Lewin

Starring: George Sanders, Hurd Hatfield, Donna Reed

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

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 21 March 1945 ?

Holidays:
  • Blessed Clementia of Hohenberg
  • World Poetry Day - by UNESCO.
  • St. Nicholas of Flue
  • Astrology: First day of star sign Aries.
  • China: Chunfen.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • J Woortman: Dutch resistance fighter, dies in Bergen-Belsen at age 39.
  • Artur Nebe: German SS officer (Born 1894).
Facts:
  • 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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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. My Dreams Are Getting Better All The Time - Les Brown & His Orchestra (Vocal Doris Day)
  2. Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra - There! I've Said it Again
  3. Phil Moore Four - My Dreams Are Getting Better All The Time

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Dutch woman
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Sir Miles C. Dempsey -- Mar. 19, 1945
  • Life: General Simpson

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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