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Thursday 25 October 1945

1945-10-25

It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Vacation from Marriage, directed by Alexander Korda, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Vacation from Marriage

Directed by: Alexander Korda

Starring: Robert Donat, Deborah Kerr, Glynis Johns

Country: United States

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And Then There Were None

Directed by: Rene Clair

Starring: Barry Fitzgerald, Walter Huston, Louis Hayward

Country: United States

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Spellbound

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Ingrid Bergman, Gregory Peck, Michael Chekhov

Country: United States

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Blithe Spirit

Directed by: David Lean

Starring: Rex Harrison, Constance Cummings, Kay Hammond

Country: United States

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Week-End at the Waldorf

Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard

Starring: Ginger Rogers, Lana Turner, Walter Pidgeon

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Choreotones

Written by: Pauline Koner

Starring: Forest Bonshire, Pauline Koner, Betty Lind, Olga Lunick

Country: United States

Choreotones

Written by: Pauline Koner

Starring: Forest Bonshire, Pauline Koner, Betty Lind, Olga Lunick

Country: United States

Choreotones

Written by: Pauline Koner

Starring: Forest Bonshire, Pauline Koner, Betty Lind, Olga Lunick

Country: United States

Choreotones

Written by: Pauline Koner

Starring: Forest Bonshire, Pauline Koner, Betty Lind, Olga Lunick

Country: United States

Choreotones

Written by: Pauline Koner

Starring: Forest Bonshire, Pauline Koner, Betty Lind, Olga Lunick

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 25 October 1945 ?

Holidays:
  • Day of the Romanian Army
  • Virgin Islands - Thanksgiving Day : end of the hurricane season
  • Republic of China - Taiwan Retrocession Day (1945)
  • Also see October 25 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. Saints - Feast day of Saints Crispin and Crispian; Six Welsh martyrs and companions; forty martyrs of England and Wales
Famous Birthdays:
  • Joan Borysenko: American metaphysician and author; Borysenko trained as a medical scientist and psychologist but followed her vision to bring science, medicine, psychology and spirituality together in the service of healing.
  • David Norman Schramm: Physicist.
  • Peter Ledger: Australian-American painter and illustrator (d. 1994).
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Japanese surrender Taiwan to General Chiang Kai-shek.
  • The Republic of China takes over administration of Taiwan following Japan's surrender to the Allies.

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. I'll Buy That Dream - Hal McIntyre & His Orchestra
  2. Chickery Chick - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Ohio State Football Star
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Eduard Benes -- Oct. 22, 1945
  • Life: Fall jewelry in fashion

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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