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Thursday 4 July 1946, US Independence Day

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 4, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ron Kovic and Michael Milken. Canyon Passage, directed by Jacques Tourneur, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching King's Party Line.
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What the sky looked like on 4 July 1946

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Canyon Passage

Directed by: Jacques Tourneur

Starring: Dana Andrews, Brian Donlevy, Susan Hayward, Patricia Roc

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Prairie Badmen

Directed by: Sam Newfield

Starring: Buster Crabbe, Al St. John, Patricia Knox, Charles King

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Sunset Pass

Directed by: William Berke

Starring: James Warren, Nan Leslie, John Laurenz, Jane Greer

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The Stranger

Directed by: Orson Welles

Starring: Orson Welles, Edward G. Robinson, Loretta Young, Philip Merivale

Country: United States

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Colorado Serenade

Directed by: Robert Emmett Tansey

Starring: Eddie Dean, Roscoe Ates, David Sharpe, Mary Kenyon

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

King's Party Line

Starring: John Reed King, Jim Brown

Country: United States

Face to Face

Starring: Eddie Dunn, Bill Dunn

Country: United States

For the Children

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

Lights Out

Starring: Frank Gallop, Jack La Rue

Country: United States

Serving Through Science

Starring: Guthrie McClintock

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 July 1946 ?

Holidays:
  • Filipino-American Friendship Day
  • In astronomy, the approximate date of Earth's aphelion.
  • United States and Denmark - Independence Day (1776)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Ron Kovic: American Vietnam veteran and hero of the 1990 film "Born on the Fourth of July," which detailed his experiences during and after the war.
  • Michael Milken: American stockbroker who made a fortune, $550 million in 1987 alone, through insider trading as a junk-bond king.
  • Pearly Gates: American soul singer and member of girl group The Flirtations.
  • Tish Howard: Playmate (July, 1966).
  • Ed O'Ross: American actor.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Anti Jewish riots in Kielce Poland, 42 die
  • Philippines gains independence from US
  • The Philippines gain independence from the USA.
  • After 381 years of near-continuous colonial rule by various powers, the Philippines attains full independence from the United States.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on July 04, 1946 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1946 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Gene Krupa & His Orchestra - Boogie Blues
  2. Stone Cold Dead in the Market (He Had It Coming) - Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Jordan

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