Tuesday 27 August 1946
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
The Killers, directed by Robert Siodmak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 27 August 1946 ?
- Moldova - Independence Day (from the USSR, 1991)
- Roman festivals - Volturnalia held in honor of Volturnus
- RC Saints - Saint Monica of Hippo
See other famous people born on 27 August
Tony Howard: Barbadian cricketer and manager.
Marc Stenger: French Catholic clergyman, the Bishop of Troyes since 1999.
Barbara Bach: American actress, a sensual, voluptuous lead in European and U.S films.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1946 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
The Rickety Rickshaw Man - Eddy Howard & His Orchestra
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1946?
- Life: Campus fashions
- Time: Jerusalem, with three major religious symbols: Christianity, Islam, and Judaism
- Life: Yellowstone Park
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
The highly anticipated reissue of the du Maurier classics American fans have been waiting for "Daphne du Maurier has no equal." Sunday Telegraph As civil war rages across England, the weak prove their courage and the privileged become traitors In ...
Beautiful Amalie Maxwell, low-born, but driven by limitless desires, came to Riversend and instantly touched off a holocaust of passion, hatred and intrigue that blazed through three generations of the lordly Lindseys...
By the author of Crescent Carnival, The River Road is the epic story of an old family sugar plantation, and the d'Alvery family that struggles to keep it viable between the two world wars, following 3 families
Tell the world why 27 August 1946 is such a special date for you!