Saturday 3 February 1945
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Willeke Alberti [Verbruggen] and Bob Griese NFL quarterback (Miami Dolphins.
The Three Caballeros, directed by Norman Ferguson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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Which were the important events of 3 February 1945 ?
- Saints Berlindis, Celsa and Nona.
- Japan - the festival of Setsubun before spring.
- United States - Four Chaplains Day.
- Saint Blaise, Catholics visit churches to have their throats blessed.
- Saint Ansgar, patron saint of Denmark
- Mozambique - Heroes' Day.
- Saint Werburgh
- Saint Hadelin (+690)
- Willeke Alberti [Verbruggen]: Dutch vocalist / actress (Small Truth).
- Bob Griese NFL quarterback (Miami Dolphins: 1971 Player of Year).
- Johnny Cymbal: American singer and songwriter (d. 1993).
- Willeke Alberti: Dutch singer and actress, the daughter of entertainer and singer Willy Alberti and Hendrika Geertruida Kuiper (1921-2011).
- Bob Griese: American football player and sportscaster.
- Almost 1000 Flying Fortresses drop 3000 ton bombs on Berlin
- World War II: As part of Operation Thunderclap, 1,000 B-17s of the Eighth Air Force bomb Berlin, a raid which kills between 2,500 to 3,000 and dehouses another 120,000.
- About 1000 American B-17 bombers of the US 8th Air Force attack Berlin, Germany. A reported 25,000 civilians are killed.
- Battle of Manila: United States forces enter the outskirts of Manila to capture it from the Japanese Imperial Army, starting the battle.
- The Soviet Union agrees to enter the Pacific War against Japan once hostilities against Germany are concluded.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1945 ?
Top #6 songs in the USA
- Saturday Night (Is The Loneliest Night of the Week) - Frank Sinatra
- Bing Crosby & Andrews Sisters - Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive
- A Little on the Lonely Side - Frankie Carle & His Orchestra
- I'm Beginning To See The Light - Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra
- The Three Caballeros - Bing Crosby & Andrews Sisters
- Don't Fence Me In - Horace Heidt & His Orchestra
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