Tuesday 2 January 1945
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jean-Bernard Hebey and Santo Versace.
Tonight and Every Night, directed by Victor Saville, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
while The Robe by Lloyd C. Douglas was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching On Stage, Everybody (1945 TV Series).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 2 January 1945 ?
- New Zealand ? Statutory holiday, Second day of New Year.
- United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
- Slovenia ? Second day of New Year.
- Scotland ? Second day of the Hogmanay Bank Holiday.
- Catholicism and Anglicanism ? Feast day of St. Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzen.
- The eighth day of Christmas (and ninth night of same) in Western Christianity.
- Science Fiction Day
- Jean-Bernard Hebey: French art collector, and radio and television presenter.
- Santo Versace: Italian entrepreneur and noted family, the brother of Gianni Versace.
- Claude Raffy: France sport Champion.
- Kentucky begins 130 home basketball game win streak, ends in 1955
- Allied air raid on Neurenberg.
- Radio Orange ends cooperation at Liese-Aktion.
- World War II: Nuremberg (in German, Nurnberg) is severely bombed by Allied forces
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1945 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Frank Sinatra - White Christmas
- I Dream Of You (More Than You Dream I Do) - Andy Russell
- Robin Hood - Tony Pastor
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