Saturday 12 October 1946
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Mohan Koparker and Daryl Runswick.
Deception, directed by Irving Rapper, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
while This Side of Innocence by Taylor Caldwell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Faraway Hill.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 October 1946 ?
- El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
- French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
- Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
- Malawi - Mother's Day
- Equatorial Guinea - Independence Day (from Spain, 1968)
- Also see October 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Our Lady of the Pillar (Zaragoza, Spain); Saint Wilfrid
- St. Fiace
- Roman festivals - Fortuna Redux, last day of the Ludi Augustales
- St. Domnina
- St. Seraphinus
- St. Amicus
- St. Edistius
- Bl. Camillus Constanzi
- St. Edwin
- St. Wilfrid
- St. Felix and Cyprian
- St. Heribert
- St. Maximilian of Lorch
- Mohan Koparker: East Indian-American professional astrologer and author.
- Daryl Runswick: English bassist and composer.
- Susan Saegert: American psychologist and academic.
- Ali Parvin: Iranian footballer.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1946 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Hoagy Carmichael - Ole Buttermilk Sky
- Rumers are Flying - Tony Martin
- Five Minutes More - Skitch Henderson & His Orchestra
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