Sunday 13 August 1944US date format: 8/13/1944, UK date format: 13/8/1944
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 13, 1944). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Robert Ryan and Divina Galica.
Black Magic, directed by Phil Rosen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
On TV people were watching Missus Goes A-Shopping.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 13 August 1944 ?
- International Lefthanders Day
- St. Wigbert
- RC saints - Pontianus and Hippolytus, Radegunde (help against the pox), Cassianus of Imola (patron of shorthand-writers)
- In Brasil, Friday 13 August (agosto) is considered to be especially filled with sorrow (desgosto)
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 6 saints: St. Hippolytus
- St. Cassian
- St. John Berchmans
- St. John Bosco
- St. Radegund
- Roman festivals - Vertumnalias in honor of Vertumnus, and also Diana, on the Aventine hill
- Robert Ryan: American bullfighter.
- Divina Galica: English skier and race car driver.
- Kevin Tighe: American actor.
- David Mahler: Composer.
- Robert Stern: American TV executive, 2nd child.
- British 8th army occupies Florence
- Generals Montgomery / Dempsey / Bradley discuss naderende breakthrough
- Jackie Gleason-Les Tremayne show premieres on NBC radio
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1944 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Dinah Shore - I'll Walk Alone
- Frank Sinatra - I Couldn't Sleep A Wink Last Night
- How Many Hearts Have You Broken - Three Suns