Saturday January 12, 1946

US date format: 1/12/1946, UK date format: 12/1/1946

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 12, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include George Duke and Cynthia Robinson. My Reputation, directed by Curtis Bernhardt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Casper the Friendly Ghost.
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Movies

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My Reputation

My Reputation

Directed by: Curtis Bernhardt

Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, George Brent, Warner Anderson, Lucile Watson

Up Goes Maisie

Up Goes Maisie

Directed by: Harry Beaumont

Starring: Ann Sothern, George Murphy, Hillary Brooke, Stephen McNally

A Close Call for Boston Blackie

A Close Call for Boston Blackie

Directed by: Lew Landers

Starring: Chester Morris, Lynn Merrick, Richard Lane, Frank Sully

Colonel Effingham's Raid

Colonel Effingham's Raid

Directed by: Irving Pichel

Starring: Charles Coburn, Joan Bennett, William Eythe, Allyn Joslyn

Tomorrow Is Forever

Tomorrow Is Forever

Directed by: Irving Pichel

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Orson Welles, George Brent, Lucile Watson

Country: United States of America

history

Historical Events

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Holidays

  • In USA's Monk, the 4th season episode of MR. MONK AND MRS. MONK (#T-2351) indicates that Monk spilt something on January 12, 1999 during an earthquake. He stated "Earthquakes count, I don't make the rules."
  • In the television series The X-Files, the third season episode Syzygy, has two girls, Terri & Magi, both born on January 12, 1979. Strange astrological properties with 3+ celestial bodies in alignment gives them great power which they use to kill off several of their high school classmates on their birthday in 1996.
  • In 2001: A Space Odyssey, the fictional computer HAL becomes operational on January 12. In the movie by Stanley Kubrick, HAL was "born" in 1992, while in the book by Arthur C. Clarke the same event occurs in 1997.
  • Tanzania - Zanzibar Revolution Day

Events

  • Polonaise closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 113 performances

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Music charts

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Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. - You Won't Be Satisfied (Until You Break My Heart)
  2. - Symphony

TV Series

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Casper the Friendly Ghost

Casper the Friendly Ghost

Composer at the Piano

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)

On Stage, Everybody (1945 TV Series)

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