Tuesday April 16, 1946
US date format: 4/16/1946, UK date format: 16/4/1946
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It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 16, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Catherine Allégret and Jean-François Michael.
The Postman Always Rings Twice, directed by Tay Garnett, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
On TV people were watching Der Augenzeuge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 16, 1946?
- Saint Paternus
- Saint Bernadette
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- First US launch of captured German V-2 rocket, White Sands New Mexico; 8 km altitude.
- Arthur Chevrolet: Swiss-born race car driver and...
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 16, 1946?
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Top #4 songs in the USA
- Kay Kyser & His Orchestra - One-Zy, Two-Zy (I Love You-Zy)
- Alvino Rey & His Orchestra - Cement Mixer (Put-ti Put-ti)
- Dinah Shore - Laughing On The Outside (Crying On the Inside)
- Merry Macs - Laughing on the Outside (Crying On the Inside)
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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