Sunday 27 August 1944
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Arsenic and Old Lace, directed by Frank Capra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 27 August 1944 ?
- Moldova - Independence Day (from the USSR, 1991)
- Roman festivals - Volturnalia held in honor of Volturnus
- RC Saints - Saint Monica of Hippo
- G W Bailey: American actor.
- Barry Conyngham: Composer.
- Tim Bogert: Rocker.
- Wim Jurg: Corrector / Chairman (Werelddambond FMJD).
- GW Bailey: American actor.
- Georg von Boeselager: German nobleman (Born 1915).
- 200 Halifax bombers attack oil-installations in Homburg
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1944 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Dance with a Dolly (With a Hole in Her Stocking) - Evelyn Knight
- Mills Brothers - Till Then
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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