Saturday 5 October 1946
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Heather MacRae and Richard Kermode.
The Jolson Story, directed by Alfred E. Green, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
while The King's General by Daphne du Maurier was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Faraway Hill.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 5 October 1946!
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 5 October 1946 ?
- Heather MacRae: American singer, a Broadway and cabaret star known for her falsetto voice.
- Richard Kermode: Rocker.
- Warren Dodge: American flight attendant, died along with 230 passengers on TWA Flight 800 that exploded and went down in the water off Long Island, NY 7/17/1996.
- Herve Revelli
- Zahida Hina: Pakistani journalist and author.
- Robin Fox: English historian and author.
- Jean Perron: Canadian ice hockey player coach and sportscaster.
- Yours Is My Heart closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 36 performances
Make this date unforgettable
Search For Your Ancestors
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?