Friday 9 August 1946
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jim Kiick .
Notorious, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
while The King's General by Daphne du Maurier 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 9 August 1946 ?
- St. Nathy (or David)
- Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
- St. Fedlimid/Felimy
- St. Romanus Ostiarius
- St. Edith Stein
- Singapore: National Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Jean Vianney
- Bert Vogler: South African cricketer (Born 1876).
- 1st time all major-league baseball games (8) are played at night
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1946 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- Frank Sinatra - Five Minutes More
- I Know - Tex Beneke & The Glenn Miller Orchestra
- Hawaiian War Chant (Ta-Hu-Wa-Hu-Wai) - Spike Jones & His City Slickers
- Just the Other Day - Sam Donahue & His Orchestra
- Bing Crosby & Andrews Sisters - South America, Take It Away
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