Monday February 11, 1946

US date format: 2/11/1946, UK date format: 11/2/1946

It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 11, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Timothy Chambers and Jeffrey Gitomer. Breakfast in Hollywood, directed by Harold D. Schuster, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Casper the Friendly Ghost.
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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Breakfast in Hollywood

Directed by: Harold D. Schuster

Starring: Tom Breneman, Bonita Granville, Beulah Bondi, Edward Ryan

Ambush Trail

Directed by: Harry L. Fraser

Starring: Bob Steele, Syd Saylor, I. Stanford Jolley, Lorraine Miller

The Diary of a Chambermaid

Directed by: Jean Renoir

Starring: Paulette Goddard, Burgess Meredith, Hurd Hatfield, Francis Lederer

Behind Green Lights

Directed by: Otto Brower

Starring: Carole Landis, William Gargan, Richard Crane, Mary Anderson

The Spiral Staircase

Directed by: Robert Siodmak

Starring: Dorothy McGuire, George Brent, Ethel Barrymore, Kent Smith

Country: United States of America


Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 11, 1946?


  • World Day of the Sick.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Our Lady of Lourdes.
  • National Foundation Day in Japan (See Holidays of Japan.)
  • National Youth Day in Cameroon.
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  • The U.S. Military Tribunal in Japan convicts Lieutenant General Masaharu Homma of the Japanese Army of ordering the Bataan Death March and condoning other wartime atrocities. He is sentenced to death by firing squad.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 11, 1946?

    Top #3 songs in the USA

  1. Day by Day - Frank Sinatra
  2. Frank Sinatra - Oh! What It Seemed to Be
  3. Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow! - Woody Herman & His Orchestra

TV Series

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

Casper the Friendly Ghost

Der Augenzeuge

It's a Gift

Starring: John Reed King

Country: United States of America

Composer at the Piano

Starring: Annette Mills, Alan Murray, Eleanor Fayre, Leslie Julian Jones

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

On Stage, Everybody (1945 TV Series)

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