Friday May 03, 1946

US date format: 5/3/1946, UK date format: 3/5/1946

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 3, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include George Winslow and Jean Marsaudon. A Night in Casablanca, directed by Archie Mayo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Hour Glass.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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A Night in Casablanca

Directed by: Archie Mayo

Starring: Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Charles Drake

Country: United States of America

Winter Wonderland

Directed by: Bernard Vorhaus

Starring: Lynne Roberts, Charles Drake, Roman Bohnen, Eric Blore

Without Reservations

Directed by: Mervyn LeRoy

Starring: Claudette Colbert, John Wayne, Don DeFore, Anne Triola

She-Wolf of London

Directed by: Jean Yarbrough

Starring: Don Porter, June Lockhart, Sara Haden, Jan Wiley

The Dark Corner

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

Starring: Lucille Ball, Clifton Webb, William Bendix, Mark Stevens

Country: United States of America


Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 03, 1946?


  • Saint Apostle James the Lesser
  • Black Madonna of Cz?stochowa Queen and Protector of Poland (since April 1, 1656)
  • Antonia and Alexander (martyrs of 313)
  • Saint Emily Bicchiere (1238 - 1314
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  • International military tribunal in Tokyo begins.
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Music charts

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

    Top #3 songs in the USA

  1. Freddy Martin & His Orchestra - Bumble Boogie
  2. Ink Spots - The Gypsy
  3. Gypsy - Hildegarde (Guy Lombardo Orchestra)

TV Series

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

Hour Glass

Starring: Edgar Bergen

Country: United States of America

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