Thursday January 03, 1946

US date format: 1/3/1946, UK date format: 3/1/1946

It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 3, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include John Paul Jones (musician) and Lita Albuquerque. Tomorrow Is Forever, directed by Irving Pichel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Casper the Friendly Ghost.
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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Tomorrow Is Forever

Directed by: Irving Pichel

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Orson Welles, George Brent, Lucile Watson

Country: United States of America

The Harvey Girls

Directed by: George Sidney

Starring: Judy Garland, Ray Bolger, John Hodiak, Angela Lansbury

Country: United States of America

Because of Him

Directed by: Richard Wallace

Starring: Deanna Durbin, Charles Laughton, Franchot Tone, Helen Broderick

The Face of Marble

Directed by: William Beaudine

Starring: John Carradine, Claudia Drake, Robert Shayne, Maris Wrixon

Song of Old Wyoming

Directed by: Robert Emmett Tansey

Starring: Eddie Dean, Sarah Padden, Ian Keith, Lash La Rue


Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 03, 1946?


  • The tenth night and ninth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
  • The Festival of Sleep Day
  • In astronomy the best date to view the Quadrantids meteor shower.
  • Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Pax
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  • Great Britain, Canada, and the United States make their first public disclosures about their chemical and biological warfare efforts during the war. American authorities reveal that they were prepared to act both defensively and offensively if Germany or Japan had started such warfare against the Allies.

    Famous Deaths

  • William Joyce: American-Irish soldier and politician...
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 03, 1946?

    Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. Bing Crosby - Symphony
  2. Buzz Me - Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Casper the Friendly Ghost

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Starring: Annette Mills, Alan Murray, Eleanor Fayre, Leslie Julian Jones

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

On Stage, Everybody (1945 TV Series)

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