Friday December 13, 1946

US date format: 12/13/1946, UK date format: 13/12/1946

It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 13, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Nick Kollerstrom and Emerson Fittipaldi. Enamorada, directed by Emilio Fernández, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Play the Game.
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Directed by: Emilio Fernández

Starring: María Félix, Pedro Armendáriz, Fernando Fernández, José Morcillo


Directed by: Jean Negulesco

Starring: Joan Crawford, John Garfield, Oscar Levant, J. Carrol Naish

Country: United States of America

That Brennan Girl

Directed by: Alfred Santell

Starring: James Dunn, Mona Freeman, William Marshall, June Duprez

The Beast with Five Fingers

Directed by: Robert Florey

Starring: Robert Alda, Andrea King, Peter Lorre, Victor Francen

Country: United States of America

Stagecoach to Denver

Directed by: R.G. Springsteen

Starring: Allan Lane, Robert Blake, Martha Wentworth, Roy Barcroft


Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 13, 1946?


  • Roman festivals - Tellus was worshipped in the district Carinae at the Esquiline Hill, and a lectisternium or table was spread for Ceres.
  • R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Lucy
  • Also see December 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • In the Julian calendar before the Gregorian reform, this was the shortest day and longest night, and widely celebrated as such
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Play the Game

Directed by: Marc Fienberg

Campus Hoopla

Starring: Bob Haymes, Eva Marie Saint

Country: United States of America

Let's Celebrate

Starring: Mel Allen

Country: United States of America

The Teen-Age Show

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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