Saturday 23 June 1945
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include K B Wilson and Paul Goddard.
Rhapsody in Blue, directed by Irving Rapper, 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 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
- K B Wilson: Methodist Preacher / Principal (Westminster College Oxford).
- Paul Goddard: Georgia, United States -- Rock bassist (Atlanta Rhythm Section).
- Kjell Albin Abrahamson: Swedish journalist and writer.
- 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)
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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