Sunday 5 August 1945
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jacob Reitsma and Jo Collins.
Lady on a Train, directed by Charles David, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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Which were the important events of 5 August 1945 ?
- St. Memmius
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
- St. Afra and her companions
- Burkina Faso - Independence Day
- Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
- Jacob Reitsma: Economist / Dutch MP (CDA).
- Jo Collins: Oregon, United States -- Playboy playmate (Dec, 1964).
- Loni Anderson: American actress, a lush and shapely blonde with a quality of great sweetness and a high IQ.
- Valeria Ciangottini: Italian film, television and stage actress, chosen at fourteen years of age by Federico Fellini, after he noticed her at the exit of the school, for the role of Paola in "La Dolce Vita.
- Michel Pichon: French writer and illustrator.
- Atom Bomb dropped on Hiroshima (August 6th in Japan)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1945 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Gotta be This or That - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra
- Can't You Read Between the Lines? - Kay Kyser & His Orchestra
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