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Tuesday 5 November 1946

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 5, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Herman Brood and Gram Parsons. The Best Years of Our Lives, directed by William Wyler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Play the Game.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Best Years of Our Lives

Directed by: William Wyler

Starring: Myrna Loy, Dana Andrews, Fredric March, Teresa Wright

Country: United States

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The Razor's Edge

Directed by: Edmund Goulding

Starring: Tyrone Power, Gene Tierney, John Payne, Anne Baxter

Country: United States

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Sioux City Sue

Directed by: Frank McDonald

Starring: Gene Autry, Champion, Lynne Roberts, Sterling Holloway

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The Chase

Directed by: Arthur Ripley

Starring: Robert Cummings, Michèle Morgan, Steve Cochran, Lloyd Corrigan

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Dick Tracy vs. Cueball

Directed by: Gordon Douglas

Starring: Morgan Conway, Anne Jeffreys, Lyle Latell, Rita Corday

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TV Series

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

Play the Game

Directed by: Marc Fienberg

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Starring: MacDonald Hobley, Ronnie Waldman, Leslie Welch

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Television Screen Magazine

Starring: Bob Haymes, Millicent Fenwick, Ray Forrest, John K.M. McCaffery

Country: United States

Let's Rhumba

Starring: D'Avalos

Country: United States

Josephine Terry's Kitchen

Starring: Josephine Terry

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 November 1946 ?

  • R.C. Saints - November 5th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Bertilia
  • St. Laetus
  • Pope Zachary
  • St. Sylvia
  • St. Magnus
Famous Birthdays:
  • Herman Brood: Netherlands musician, Holland's most famous rock star, a suicide by jumping from the roof of the Hilton Hotel in Amsterdam on 7/11/2001, 3:00 PM MEDT.
  • Gram Parsons: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Byrds The Flying Burrito Brothers and International Submarine Band) (d. 1973).
  • Patricia Wells
  • Alex Shoumatoff: Writer.
  • Gram Paarson [Cecil Connor]: Winter Haven, Florida -- Rocker (Byrds).
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Famous Deaths:
  • John F Kennedy (Democrat-Massachusetts) elected to US House of Representatives.
  • Senate and House elections in the United States both give majorities to the Republicans.
  • At least 1,400 people are killed in an earthquake measuring 7.4 on the Richter Scale, in the Ancash Region and Quiches District in Peru.
  • The Slimbridge Wetland Reserve opens in England.
  • A truce is declared between Indonesian nationalist troops and the Dutch army in Indonesia.

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Planetary positions on November 05, 1946 - Geocentric view

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. You Keep Coming Back Like a Song - Dinah Shore
  2. (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons - King Cole Trio
  3. Three Suns - Rumors Are Flying

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