Friday 29 December 1944
It was Friday, 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 most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
Which were the important events of 29 December 1944 ?
- The fourth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Thomas Becket (optional memorial)
See famous people born on 29 December
- Gen Eisenhowers train returns to Versailles
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1944 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
Let Me Love You - Charlie Spivak
Search For Your Ancestors
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What news were making the headlines those days in December 1944?
- Life: Christmas Art
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Bishop Berggrav -- Dec. 25, 1944
- Life: Fredric March
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
When it was first published in 1944, this novel sparked immediate controversy and became a huge bestseller. It captured with devastating accuracy the deep-seated racial conflicts of a tightly knit southern town.
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 ...
The beloved American classic about a young girl's coming-of-age at the turn of the century, Betty Smith's A Tree Grows in Brooklyn is a poignant and moving tale filled with compassion and cruelty, laughter and heartache, crowded with life and ...
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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