Tuesday August 06, 1946

US date format: 8/6/1946, UK date format: 6/8/1946

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 6, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Elisabeth Guigou and Peter Simonischek. The Big Sleep, directed by Howard Hawks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Musical Contrasts.
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The Big Sleep

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, John Ridgely, Martha Vickers

Country: United States of America

Swamp Fire

Directed by: William H. Pine

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

Overland Riders

Directed by: Sam Newfield

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

Notorious

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

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

Country: United States of America

The Time of Their Lives

Directed by: Charles Barton

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

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 06, 1946?


    Holidays

  • Jamaica - Independence Day
  • Roman Catholicism - several feasts, including those of at least 3 saints: Feast of the Transfiguration of Christ
  • St. Joachim (father of St. Mary, according to Catholic tradition)
  • St. Juatus
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    Events

  • US officially submits to jurisdiction of World Court.

    Famous Deaths

  • Tony Lazzeri: American baseball player and manager (d....
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 06, 1946?


    Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. To Each His Own - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Musical Contrasts

King's Party Line

Starring: John Reed King, Jim Brown

Country: United States of America

Face to Face

Starring: Eddie Dunn, Bill Dunn

Country: United States of America

For the Children

Starring: Anthony Quayle, Richard Burton, Michael Bates, Alan Badel

Lights Out

Starring: Frank Gallop, Jack La Rue

Country: United States of America

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