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Monday 22 July 1946

1946-07-22

It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). The Strange Love of Martha Ivers, directed by Lewis Milestone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Strange Love of Martha Ivers

Directed by: Lewis Milestone

Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Van Heflin, Lizabeth Scott

Country: United States

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A Stolen Life

Directed by: Curtis Bernhardt

Starring: Bette Davis, Glenn Ford, Dane Clark

Country: United States

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Night and Day

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Cary Grant, Alexis Smith, Monty Woolley

Country: United States

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Dead of Night

Directed by: Cavalcanti

Starring: Mervyn Johns, Michael Redgrave, Roland Culver

Country: United States

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Anna and the King of Siam

Directed by: John Cromwell

Starring: Irene Dunne, Rex Harrison, Linda Darnell

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

King's Party Line

Starring: John Reed King, Jim Brown

Country: United States

Face to Face

Starring: Eddie Dunn, Bill Dunn

Country: United States

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Lights Out

Starring: Frank Gallop, Jack La Rue

Country: United States

Cash and Carry

Starring: Dennis James

Country: United States

Serving Through Science

Starring: Guthrie McClintock

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 22 July 1946 ?

Holidays:
  • Swaziland - Birthday of former King Sobhuza II
  • Pi Approximation Day
  • St. Vandrille/Wandre Gisilus
  • St. Mineve
  • St. Joseph of Palestine (Count Joseph)
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Facts:
  • Estelle Bennett in New York City, New York, USA; rocker (The Ronettes).
  • King David Hotel bombing: a Zionist underground organisation, the Irgun, bombs the King David Hotel in Jerusalem, site of the civil administration and military headquarters for Mandate Palestine, resulting in 91 deaths.
  • Nuclear testing: In the first underwater test of the atomic bomb, the surplus USS ''Saratoga'' is sunk near Bikini Atoll in the Pacific Ocean, when the United States detonates the ''Baker'' device during Operation Crossroads.
  • At Club 500 in Atlantic City, New Jersey, Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis stage their first show as a comedy team.
  • The Atomic Energy Commission is established.

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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Who Do You Love I Hope - Elliot Lawrence & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Woman riding in carriage
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Antonio Salazar -- July 22, 1946
  • Life: Woman floating in water

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

Beautiful Amalie Maxwell, low-born, but driven by limitless desires, came to Riversend and instantly touched off a holocaust of passion, hatred and intrigue that blazed through three generations of the lordly Lindseys...

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The River Road

By: Frances Parkinson Keyes

Printed in the Us by Montauk Book Manufacturing Co.

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