Thursday 13 June 1946
It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Richard Dewitte and Montserrat Roig.
Anna and the King of Siam, directed by John Cromwell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
while The River Road by Frances Parkinson Keyes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Cash and Carry.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Saint Ragnobert, martyr [GTZ: Lyon]
- Saint Valericus, bishop [WTS (Bruges)]
- Roman Empire ? Quinquatrus Minusculae held in honor of Minerva
- Roman Empire ? seventh day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta
- USA ? World Children's Day
- Saint Anthony of Padua), priest, confessor, Doctor of the Church [common; GTZ: Franciscans]
- Saint Agricius, bishop of Sens, confessor [GTZ: Sens]
- Saint Landoald, bishop, confessor [GTZ: Bruges]
- Saint Leo III, pope [PCP (Paris)]
- Saint Onuphrius, hermit, confessor [GTZ: Constance, Mainz]
- Saint Valerian, bishop [WTS (Bruges)]
- Saint Rambert
- Blessed Odwin
- Blessed Thomas Woodhouse, martyr
- Blessed Damhnade, virgin [ Fermanagh]
- Saint Felicola, virgin, martyr [GTZ: Cologne, Trier, Worms, France]
- Richard Dewitte
- Montserrat Roig
- Gert Smit: Astrologer since 1978.
- Gonzalo Aja: Spanish cyclist.
- Sher Deuba: Nepalese politician 32nd Prime Minister of Nepal.
- Paul Modrich: American biochemist and academic Nobel Prize laureate.
- Gabriel of Komana : Belgian-Dutch archbishop (d. 2013).
- Igor Starygin: Russian actor (d. 2009).
- Ettore Andenna: Italian television presenter, journalist and politician.
- Edward Bowes: Radio host (Major Bowes Amateur Hour), dies at 71.
- 1st transcontinental round-trip flight in 1-day, California to Maryland
- King Umberto II of Italy abdicates
- First transcontinental round-trip flight in one-day, California-Maryland.
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- One More Tomorrow - Frankie Carle & His Orchestra
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