Friday 23 August 1946
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Keith Moon .
The Killers, directed by Robert Siodmak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
On TV people were watching I Love to Eat.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 23 August 1946 ?
- Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
- Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
- Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
- RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
- Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
- Keith Moon: Rock drummer (Who), dies of drug overdose at 31.
- 13th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: All-Stars 16, Los Angeles 0 (97,380)
- Ordinance No. 46 of the British Military Government constitutes the German Land (state) of Schleswig-Holstein.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1946 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- Modernaires & Paula Kelly - To Each His Own
- Give Me Five Minutes More - Tex Beneke & The Glenn Miller Orchestra
- Xavier Cugat & His Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra (Vocal Buddy Clark) - South America, Take it Away
- Blue Skies - Benny Goodman & His Orchestra (Vocal Art Lund)
- Andy Russell - Pretending
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