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Monday 5 August 1946

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 5, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Marie de Hennezel and Gary Beban. Swamp Fire, directed by William H. Pine, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Musical Contrasts.
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Movies

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Swamp Fire

Directed by: William H. Pine

Starring: Johnny Weissmuller, Virginia Grey, Buster Crabbe, Carol Thurston

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Overland Riders

Directed by: Sam Newfield

Starring: Buster Crabbe, Al St. John, Patti McCarty, Slim Whitaker

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Notorious

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Cary Grant, Ingrid Bergman, Claude Rains, Louis Calhern

Country: United States

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The Time of Their Lives

Directed by: Charles Barton

Starring: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Marjorie Reynolds, Binnie Barnes

Country: United States

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Down Missouri Way

Directed by: Josef Berne

Starring: Martha O'Driscoll, John Carradine, Eddie Dean, William Wright

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TV Series

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

Musical Contrasts

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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 August 1946 ?

Holidays:
  • 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
Famous Birthdays:
  • Marie de Hennezel
  • Gary Beban: American businessman, formerly a football player with a short career in the pro league.
  • Bruce Coslet: American football player, the head coach of the Cincinnati Bengals football franchise.
  • Alain Dassas: French businessman, who held various positions within the Renault-Nissan Alliance and was one of the key participants in the agreements that led to its creation.
  • Bob McCarthy: Australian rugby player and coach.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Wilhelm Marx: German lawyer and politician 17th Chancellor of Germany (d. 1946).

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 05, 1946 - Geocentric view

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