Friday August 02, 1946

US date format: 8/2/1946, UK date format: 2/8/1946

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 2, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Rick Boucher and James Howe. Notorious, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Musical Contrasts.
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Notorious

Notorious

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Cary Grant, Ingrid Bergman, Claude Rains, Louis Calhern

Country: United States of America

The Time of Their Lives

The Time of Their Lives

Directed by: Charles Barton

Starring: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Marjorie Reynolds, Binnie Barnes

Country: United States of America

Down Missouri Way

Down Missouri Way

Directed by: Josef Berne

Starring: Martha O'Driscoll, John Carradine, Eddie Dean, William Wright

The Last Crooked Mile

The Last Crooked Mile

Directed by: Philip Ford

Starring: Don 'Red' Barry, Ann Savage, Adele Mara, Tom Powers

The Inner Circle

The Inner Circle

Directed by: Philip Ford

Starring: Adele Mara, Warren Douglas, William Frawley, Ricardo Cortez

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • St. Etheldritha/Alfrida
  • St. Alphonsus Mary de Ligouri
  • St. Stephen
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 4 saints: St. Peter Julian Eymard
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Music charts

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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Hawaiian War Chant (Ta-Hu-Wa-Hu-Wai)
  2. - South America, Take It Away
  3. - Five Minutes More
  4. - Just the Other Day
  5. - I Know

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Musical Contrasts

Musical Contrasts

King's Party Line

King's Party Line

Starring: John Reed King, Jim Brown

Country: United States of America

Face to Face

Face to Face

Starring: Eddie Dunn, Bill Dunn

Country: United States of America

For the Children

For the Children

Starring: Anthony Quayle, Richard Burton, Michael Bates, Alan Badel

Lights Out

Lights Out

Starring: Frank Gallop, Jack La Rue

Country: United States of America

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