Sunday November 11, 1945, Veteran's Day

US date format: 11/11/1945, UK date format: 11/11/1945

It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 11, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Daniel Ortega and Jacques Mercier (conductor). Detour, directed by Edgar G. Ulmer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945 On TV people were watching Choreotones.
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Directed by: Edgar G. Ulmer

Starring: Tom Neal, Ann Savage, Claudia Drake, Edmund MacDonald

Country: United States of America

The Seventh Veil

Directed by: Compton Bennett

Starring: James Mason, Ann Todd, Herbert Lom, Hugh McDermott

Country: United States of America

The Wicked Lady

Directed by: Leslie Arliss

Starring: Margaret Lockwood, James Mason, Patricia Roc, Griffith Jones

Northwest Trail

Directed by: Derwin Abrahams

Starring: Bob Steele, Joan Woodbury, John Litel, Raymond Hatton

Fallen Angel

Directed by: Otto Preminger

Starring: Alice Faye, Dana Andrews, Linda Darnell, Charles Bickford

Country: United States of America


Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 11, 1945?


  • Colombia - Independence of Cartagena, from the Spanish Army in (1918)
  • Remembrance Day in the Commonwealth of Nations, including United Kingdom, Australia and Canada.
  • Lacplesis' Day (1919) in Latvia: the official date for commemoration of Latvian soldiers, who had died for the country's freedom.
  • Armistice Day in France and Belgium: end of World War I (1918)
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    Famous Deaths

  • Jerome Kern: American composer, recognized for his...
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 11, 1945?

    Top #3 songs in the USA

  1. No Can Do - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians
  2. Peggy Lee - Waitin' for the Train to Come In
  3. Frank Sinatra - Don't Forget Tonight Tomorrow
Sport Games on November 11, 1945

Sport Games on November 11, 1945


    American Football
  • Boston Yanks - Washington Redskins : 7 - 34
  • Chicago Cardinals - Pittsburgh Steelers : 0 - 23
  • Detroit Lions - Chicago Bears : 35 - 28
  • Green Bay Packers - Cleveland Rams : 7 - 20
  • New York Giants - Philadelphia Eagles : 17 - 38
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TV Series

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Written by: Pauline Koner

Starring: Forest Bonshire, Pauline Koner, Betty Lind, Olga Lunick

Country: United States of America

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