Sunday April 08, 1945

US date format: 4/8/1945, UK date format: 8/4/1945

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 8, 1945). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Michel Gillibert and Joel Robuchon. Two O'Clock Courage, directed by Anthony Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Two O'Clock Courage

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Starring: Tom Conway, Ann Rutherford, Richard Lane, Lester Matthews

Blithe Spirit

Directed by: David Lean

Starring: Rex Harrison, Constance Cummings, Kay Hammond, Margaret Rutherford

Country: United States of America

Brewster's Millions

Directed by: Allan Dwan

Starring: Dennis O'Keefe, Helen Walker, June Havoc, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson


Directed by: Max Nosseck

Starring: Lawrence Tierney, Edmund Lowe, Anne Jeffreys, Eduardo Ciannelli

Identity Unknown

Directed by: Walter Colmes

Starring: Richard Arlen, Cheryl Walker, Roger Pryor, Bobby Driscoll


Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 08, 1945?


  • Saint Constance
  • Buddha's Birthday in Japan
  • Saint Walter of Pontoise (died 1099)
  • Saint Julie Billiart of Namur (died 1816).


  • World War II: After an air raid accidentally destroys a train carrying about 4,000 Nazi concentration camp internees in Prussian Hanover, the survivors are massacred by Nazis.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 08, 1945?

    Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. I Don't Care Who Knows It - Harry James & His Orchestra
  2. Betty Hutton - Stuff Like That There

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