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Sunday 5 May 1946

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 5, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Hervé Revelli and Jack Walrath. 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.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

A Night in Casablanca

Directed by: Archie Mayo

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

Country: United States

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Winter Wonderland

Directed by: Bernard Vorhaus

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

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Without Reservations

Directed by: Mervyn LeRoy

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

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She-Wolf of London

Directed by: Jean Yarbrough

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

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The Dark Corner

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

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

Country: United States

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

Hour Glass

Starring: Edgar Bergen

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 May 1946 ?

  • Martyrs Neophytos, Gaius and Gaianus
  • Euthymios the Wonderworker
  • Barlaam of Serpukhov
  • Martin and Heraclius of Illyria
  • Eulogios the Confessor
Famous Birthdays:
  • Hervé Revelli: French footballer (soccer player), well known for having won the French Championship as many times as any player (seven, equal with Jean-Michel Larqué).
  • Jack Walrath
  • Gary Bauer: Public Servant.
  • George-Ray Jabalot: French official, president from 1996 to 2005 of 'Fédération française du sport adapté' (FFSA), an organisation that educates people with mental disabilities through sport.
  • Jim Kelly: American actor and martial artist (d. 2013).
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  • The International Military Tribunal for the Far East begins in Tokyo with twenty-eight Japanese military and government officials accused of war crimes and crimes against humanity.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 05, 1946 - Geocentric view

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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 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)

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