Thursday 8 November 1945
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include David Jessel and Judith Lang Zaimont.
Johnny in the Clouds, directed by Anthony Asquith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
while Forever Amber by Kathleen Winsor was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 November 1945 ?
- David Jessel: British TV-reporter.
- Judith Lang Zaimont: Composer.
- Roy Wood: Birmingham, England -- Rock vocalist / celloist (ELO).
- Arduino Cantafora: Italian-Swiss architect painter and author.
- Vincent Nichols: English cardinal.
- Arnold Rosner: American composer (d. 2013)
- August von Mackensen: German field marshal (Born 1849).
- Girl from Nantucket opens at Adelphi Theater NYC for 12 performances
- Riverboat sinks off Hong Kong; kills 1,550
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1945 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- It's Been a Long Long Time - Stan Kenton & His Orchestra (Vocal June Christy)
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