Tuesday October 08, 1946

US date format: 10/8/1946, UK date format: 8/10/1946

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 8, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Dennis Kucinich and Sarah Purcell. My Darling Clementine, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Play the Game.
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Movies

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My Darling Clementine

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Henry Fonda, Linda Darnell, Victor Mature, Cathy Downs

Country: United States of America

The Dark Mirror

Directed by: Robert Siodmak

Starring: Olivia de Havilland, Lew Ayres, Thomas Mitchell, Richard Long

Country: United States of America

Gas House Kids

Directed by: Sam Newfield

Starring: Robert Lowery, Teala Loring, Billy Halop, Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer

Sister Kenny

Directed by: Dudley Nichols

Starring: Rosalind Russell, Alexander Knox, Dean Jagger, Philip Merivale

The Magic Bow

Directed by: Bernard Knowles

Starring: Stewart Granger, Phyllis Calvert, Jean Kent, Dennis Price

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 08, 1946?


    Holidays

  • French Republican Calendar - Citrouille (Pumpkin) Day, seventeenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Also see October 8 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bolivia - reportedly, Che Guevara is honoured on this day at which he was captured in La Higuera, as San Ernesto, answering prayers for rain.
  • Wales and Cornwall - Saint Keyne
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    Events

  • Kwo-less-shrew selects General Chiang Kai-shek as President of China
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 08, 1946?


    Top #3 songs in the USA

  1. Rumers are Flying - Tony Martin
  2. Hoagy Carmichael - Ole Buttermilk Sky
  3. Five Minutes More - Skitch Henderson & His Orchestra

TV Series

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

Play the Game

Directed by: Marc Fienberg

Stars in Your Eyes

Starring: Avril Angers, Daphne Barker, Jimmy Edwards, Jack Barker

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Faraway Hill

Starring: Flora Campbell, Mel Brandt, Julie Christy, Barry Doig

Country: United States of America

Mixed Bill

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

I Love to Eat

Starring: James Beard

Country: United States of America

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