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Saturday 15 July 1944

It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jan-Michael Vincent in Denver and Millie Jackson. The Canterville Ghost, directed by Jules Dassin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Canterville Ghost

Directed by: Jules Dassin

Starring: Charles Laughton, Robert Young, Margaret O'Brien

Country: United States

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Bathing Beauty

Directed by: George Sidney

Starring: Red Skelton, Esther Williams, Basil Rathbone

Country: United States

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Went the Day Well?

Directed by: Cavalcanti

Starring: Leslie Banks, C.V. France, Valerie Taylor

Country: United States

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Days of Glory

Directed by: Jacques Tourneur

Starring: Gregory Peck, Tamara Toumanova, Alan Reed

Country: United States

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Since You Went Away

Directed by: John Cromwell

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 July 1944 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Vladimir the Great's day (Eastern Orthodox; Roman Catholic)
  • Confuflux (Discordianism)
  • Saint Swithun's feast day (Anglican Church)
  • Japan - Third day of Obon feast period
  • Palermo, Sicily - Festival of Santa Rosalia
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Marie-Victorin: French Canadian De La Salle Christian Brother and botanist (Born 1885).
Facts:
  • Greenwich Observatory in England damaged by V-1 flying bomb.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1944 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. I'll Walk Alone - Martha Tilton
  2. Amor - Xavier Cugat & His Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra
  3. Louise - Russ Morgan

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1944?

  • Life: Admiral Nimitz
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: General Montgomery -- July 10, 1944
  • Life: Back from battle

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Green Years

By: A. J. Cronin

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A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

By: Betty Smith

The American classic about a young girl's coming-of-age at the turn of the century. From the moment she entered the world, Francie needed to be made of stern stuff, for the often harsh life of Williamsburg demanded fortitude, precocity, and ...

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The Robe

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

Vintage Hardcover book

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Strange Fruit

By: Lillian Smith

When it was first published in 1944, this novel sparked immediate controversy and became a huge bestseller. It captured with devastating accuracy the deep-seated racial conflicts of a tightly knit southern town.

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