Wednesday 27 December 1944
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Meet Me in St. Louis, directed by Vincente Minnelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 December 1944 ?
- The second day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- A bank holiday in Britain and elsewhere if 25 December or 26 December falls in the weekend.
- R.C. Saints - John the Apostle and Evangelist
- Bob Brown: Australian physician, ecologist and conservationist, politician.
- Mick Jones: English guitarist songwriter and producer (Foreigner and Spooky Tooth).
- Tracy Nelson: American singer-songwriter (Mother Earth).
- Joseph Maso: French rugby player, selected 15 times in international events between 1966 and 1969 to play as fly half (half back) and center.
- Tracy Nelson in Madison: Wisconsin, USA; singer ("In The Here And Now").
- Ivan Milat: Australian serial killer, known as the "backpacker murderer." When a pair of trail runners discovered the decomposing corpses of Caroline Clark and Joanne Walters buried under sticks and leaves in Belanglo State Forest on 9/19/1992, it was only the beginning of what would eventually result in the capture of Australia's most famed serial killer. Over the next month searchers would discover five more bodies stowed away in the woods of the park, ending the mystery of the disappearances of foot trav
- Amy Marcy Cheney Beach: Composer, dies at 77.
- Greece: British Premier Churchill flies back to London
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1944 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Let Me Love You - Charlie Spivak
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