Sunday 14 January 1945
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Einar Hakonarson and Maina Gielgud.
A Song to Remember, directed by Charles Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
while Cass Timberlane by Sinclair Lewis was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching On Stage, Everybody (1945 TV Series).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 January 1945 ?
- Day of St. Basil the Great in Eastern Orthodoxy, January 1 on the Julian Calendar.
- Feast of Divina Pastora, in Barquisimeto, Venezuela.
- Makar Sankranti in India. The event is marked by flying kites. Also Pongal in South India.
- New Year's Day in Eastern Orthodoxy, see Julian Calendar.
- Festum Asinorum, medieval burlesque festival celebrating the Flight into Egypt.
- Einar Hakonarson: Icelandic painter.
- Maina Gielgud: British ballet dancer and a veteran ballet administrator.
- Kees Bakels: Dutch conductor.
- Kathleen Chalfant: American actress.
- Einar Hákonarson: Icelandic painter and educator.
- Sandor Vandor: Composer, dies at 43.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1945 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive - Johnny Mercer & Pied Pipers
- Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra - Always
- You Always Hurt the One You Love - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra
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