Friday August 10, 1945

US date format: 8/10/1945, UK date format: 10/8/1945

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 10, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Marc Laffineur and Harriet Miers. Divorce, directed by William Nigh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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Divorce

Directed by: William Nigh

Starring: Kay Francis, Bruce Cabot, Helen Mack, Jerome Cowan

The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry

Directed by: Robert Siodmak

Starring: George Sanders, Ella Raines, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Sara Allgood

Country: United States of America

Stagecoach Outlaws

Directed by: Sam Newfield

Starring: Buster Crabbe, Al St. John, Frances Gladwin, Ed Cassidy

Tell It to a Star

Directed by: Frank McDonald

Starring: Ruth Terry, Robert Livingston, Alan Mowbray, Franklin Pangborn

Waltz Time

Directed by: Paul L. Stein

Starring: Carol Raye, Peter Graves, Patricia Medina, John Ruddock

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 10, 1945?


    Holidays

  • Roman festivals - Opalia, festival in honor of Ops
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Laurence
  • Prisoner's Justice Day - Canada.
  • Independence Day in Ecuador -- Movement began in Quito in 1809. Independence not achieved till May 1822.
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    Events

  • Japan announces willingness to surrender to Allies provided status of Emperor Hirohito remained unchanged
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 10, 1945?


    Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. On the Atchison, Topeka, and the Santa Fe - Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra
  2. Good, Good, Good (That's You-That's You) - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra

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