Friday 28 January 1944
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include John Edmonds and Martin Fried.
The Fighting Sullivans, directed by Lloyd Bacon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
On TV people were watching At Home.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 28 January 1944 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
- John Edmonds: British trade unionist.
- Martin Fried: rocker (Cyrkle - "Red Rubber Ball").
- Brian Keenan in New York City: New York, USA; rock drummer (Chamber Brothers - "Time Has Come Today").
- James Cran: British politician and Member of Parliament, returned at General Election 6/11/1987.
- Bobby Ball: English comedian actor and singer.
- Tim Heald: English journalist and author
- Susan Howard: American actress and screenwriter
- Rosalía Mera: Spanish businesswoman co-founded Inditex and Zara (d. 2013)
- John Tavener: English composer (d. 2013)
- U-271 and U-571 sunk off Ireland
- 683 British bombers attack Berlin.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1944 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- My Shining Hour - Glen Gray & Casa Loma Orchestra
- Tommy Dorsey & Jo Stafford & Pied Pipers - Embraceable You
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?