Sunday September 15, 1946

US date format: 9/15/1946, UK date format: 15/9/1946

It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 15, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Tommy Lee Jones and Oliver Stone. Her Sister's Secret, directed by Edgar G. Ulmer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Play the Game.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Her Sister's Secret

Directed by: Edgar G. Ulmer


Directed by: Roberto Rossellini

Starring: Carmela Sazio, Joseph Garland Moore Jr., William Tubbs, Robert Van Loon

Country: United States of America

Angel on My Shoulder

Directed by: Archie Mayo

Starring: Paul Muni, Anne Baxter, Claude Rains, Onslow Stevens

Hay muertos que no hacen ruido

Directed by: Humberto Gómez Landero

Starring: Germán Valdés, Marcelo Chávez, Amanda del Llano, Tony Díaz

The Overlanders

Directed by: Harry Watt

Starring: Chips Rafferty, John Nugent Hayward, Daphne Campbell, Jean Blue


Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 15, 1946?


  • Bulgaria - The first day of school.
  • Japan - Respect for the Aged Day before 2003; beginning in 2003, Respect for the Aged Day is held on the third Monday of September.
  • The United Kingdom - the British commemorate the Battle of Britain on the day of the last massive Luftwaffe attack in 1940.
  • Also see September 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics).
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 15, 1946?

    Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. Blue Skies - Count Basie & His Orchestra

TV Series

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

Play the Game

Directed by: Marc Fienberg

Mixed Bill

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

I Love to Eat

Starring: James Beard

Country: United States of America

Musical Contrasts

King's Party Line

Starring: John Reed King, Jim Brown

Country: United States of America

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1946?

  • LIFE: Jane Powell
  • Time: Chairman of the Independent Citizens' Committee of the Arts, Sciences and Professions

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