Monday 11 November 1946, Veteran's DayUS date format: 11/11/1946, UK date format: 11/11/1946
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 11, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Federico Fachinetti and Michele Maffei.
Magnificent Doll, directed by Frank Borzage, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
On TV people were watching Play the Game.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 November 1946 ?
- 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)
- Poland - Independence Day (1918)
- R.C. Saints - Martin of Tours
- Angola - Independence Day (1975)
- Opening of carnival season in Germany ("Karneval"/"Fasching" on 11-11, at 11:11), the Netherlands, and other countries
- Also see November 11 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- United States - Veterans Day (Formerly "Armistice Day")
- South Korea - Pepero Day
- Federico Fachinetti: Italian entrepreneur, married actress...
- Michele Maffei: Belgian swordsman who was a Gold Medal...
- Chris Dreja: British musician (The Yardbirds).
- Chip Hawkes: Rocker.
- Al Holbert: American race car driver and team owner...
- Corrine Brown: (Rep-D-Florida).
- Vladimir Alekseyevich Soloviyov: Cosmonaut (Soyuz T-10, T-15, TM-10).
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Top #5 songs in the USA
- The Things We Did Last Summer - Jo Stafford
- Huggin' and Chalkin' - Kay Kyser & His Orchestra
- Ole Buttermilk Sky - Helen Carroll
- It's A Pity To Say Goodnight - Stan Kenton
- Sooner or Later (You're Gonna Be Comin' Around) - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra