Saturday 23 June 1945
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Rhapsody in Blue, directed by Irving Rapper, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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Which were the important events of 23 June 1945 ?
- J??i (L?go) - Latvia
- Saint Jonas Day - Lithuania
- The Happiest day of the year is June 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). 
- National holiday - Luxembourg
- Midsummer's Eve, Christianized the eve of the feast of Saint John the Baptist, is celebrated in much of Northern Europe and the British Islands
- Victory Day - Estonia
- Father's Day - Poland
- Kjell Albin Abrahamson: Swedish journalist and writer.
- K B Wilson: Methodist Preacher / Principal (Westminster College Oxford).
- Paul Goddard: Georgia, United States -- Rock bassist (Atlanta Rhythm Section).
- Kjell Abrahamson: Swedish journalist and author.
- John Garang: Sudanese colonel and politician President of Southern Sudan (d. 2005).
- Lieutenant General Ushijima: Japanese commander, commits suicide at Okinawa.
- 77th Belmont: Eddie Arcaro aboard Pavot wins in 2:30.2
- Last organized Japanese defiance broken (Tarakan)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1945 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- I Should Care - Frank Sinatra
- Bell Bottom Trousers - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians
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