Tuesday 9 January 1945
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Frank J Biondi Jr and Harun Farocki.
Tonight and Every Night, directed by Victor Saville, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
while Forever Amber by Kathleen Winsor was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching La piste aux étoiles (1945 TV Series).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 January 1945 ?
- Balloon Ascension Day
- Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
- 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
- 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
- 1964 - Memorial day of Patriotic Panamanians for the Panama Canal (Martyrs' Day/Dia de los Martires).
- Eastern Orthodox - Feast of Saint Theophan the Recluse.
- Roman Catholic - Feast of Saint Adrian
- Stepfather's Day
- Frank J Biondi Jr: President (HBO).
- Harun Farocki: Actor / director (Nicht loeschbares Feur).
- John Doman: American actor.
- François Roussely: French former senior civil servant, currently Vice Chairman of Credit Suisse in Europe.
- Vladimir Sabich: American ski champion.
- Levon Ter-Petrosyan: Syrian-Armenian scholar and politician 1st President of Armenia
- Juri Uluots: Estonian Prime Minister (Born 1890).
- US soldiers led by General Douglas MacArthur invade Philippines.
- World War II: The United States invades Luzon in the Philippines.
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