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Friday 5 July 1946

It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Gerardus 't Hooft and Karla Conway. A Stolen Life, directed by Curtis Bernhardt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Face to Face.
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Face to Face

Starring: Eddie Dunn, Bill Dunn

Country: United States

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Lights Out

Starring: Frank Gallop, Jack La Rue

Country: United States

Cash and Carry

Starring: Dennis James

Country: United States

Serving Through Science

Starring: Guthrie McClintock

Country: United States

Starlight

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

A Stolen Life

Directed by: Curtis Bernhardt

Starring: Bette Davis, Glenn Ford, Dane Clark

Country: United States

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Night and Day

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Cary Grant, Alexis Smith, Monty Woolley

Country: United States

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Dead of Night

Directed by: Cavalcanti

Starring: Mervyn Johns, Michael Redgrave, Roland Culver

Country: United States

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Anna and the King of Siam

Directed by: John Cromwell

Starring: Irene Dunne, Rex Harrison, Linda Darnell

Country: United States

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Henry V

Directed by: Laurence Olivier

Starring: Laurence Olivier, Robert Newton, Leslie Banks

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Isle of Man: Tynwald Day (1266).
  • Venezuela: Independence Day (1811).
  • Algeria: Independence Day (1962).
  • Cape Verde: Independence Day (1975).
  • Church of the SubGenius: X-Day (1998).
Famous Birthdays:
  • Gerardus 't Hooft: Dutch physicist, Nobel laureate.
  • Karla Conway: American model and artist Karla Jo Musacchia used the name Karla Conway for her appearance as Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month for its April 1966 issue.
  • Paul Smith: British fashion designer.
  • Pierre-Marc Johnson: Canadian lawyer physician and politician 24th Premier of Quebec.
  • Gerard Hooft: Dutch physicist and academic Nobel Prize laureate.
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Facts:
  • The bikini is re-introduced in Paris, France (it was a Roman invention).
  • Bikinis go on sale in Paris.
  • Mother Frances Xavier Cabrini becomes the first American saint to be canonized.
  • Howard Hughes nearly dies in a test flight of the Hughes XF-11 and crashes it in a suburban Beverly Hills neighborhood because of a propeller malfunction.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The River Road

By: Frances Parkinson Keyes

The sweeping and mighty chronicle of a fabulous family- the hot headed, hot-blooded d'Alverys, and the skeleton ridden house where they were born. On Belle Heloise plantation, with all its old world background; its beer and shrimp parties on the ...

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The King's General

By: Daphne du Maurier

The highly anticipated reissue of the du Maurier classics American fans have been waiting for "Daphne du Maurier has no equal." Sunday Telegraph As civil war rages across England, the weak prove their courage and the privileged become traitors In ...

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This Side of Innocence

By: Taylor Caldwell

A beautiful flawless copy, First Edition, Published 1946, Mint Condition This Side of Innocence (1946) by Taylor Caldwell, about rich and powerful New York families in the Gilded Age.

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