Sunday 7 July 1946
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jean LeClerc and Jim Day.
A Stolen Life, directed by Curtis Bernhardt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
while This Side of Innocence by Taylor Caldwell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching King's Party Line.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 7 July 1946 ?
- Russia and Ukraine - Ivan Kupala
- United Kingdom - July 7th Bombings remembrance day
- Bhutan - Guru Rinpoche
- Roman Empire - Nonae Caprotinae festival in honor of Juno
- Tanzania - Saba Saba Day (or Peasants' Day, founding of the TANU party, 1954)
- Solomon Islands - Independence Day (1978)
- Spain - San Fermfn festival or running of the bulls, in Pamplona, Navarre.
- Worldwide - Bungie Day
- United States - Bonza bottler day
- Japan - Tanabata
- Jean LeClerc: Actor (Jeremy Hunter-All My Children).
- Jim Day: Canada -- Equestrian show jumper (1968 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Joe Spano in San Francisco: California, USA; actor (Henry Goldblume - Hill Street Blues).
- Anne Elliott: Australian astrologer, editor and publisher of "The Southern Astrologer" from 1997.
- Joseph Spano: American actor who played in a TV super-hit cop show, "Hill Street Blues.
- Joe Spano: San Francisco, California -- Actor (Henry Goldblume-Hill St Blues)
- Howard Hughes nearly dies when his XF-11 spy plane prototype crashes in a Beverly Hills neighborhood.
- Mother Frances Xavier Cabrini becomes the first American to be canonized.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1946 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Stone Cold Dead in the Market (He Had It Coming) - Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Jordan
- Gene Krupa & His Orchestra - Boogie Blues
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