Friday 16 March 1945
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on March 16, 1945). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Without Love, directed by Harold S. Bucquet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
On TV people were watching Aktuelt kvarter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 16 March 1945
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Which were the important events of 16 March 1945 ?
- St. Urho's Day - the fictional patron saint of Finnish immigrants to the US, created by Richard Mattson in 1956
- Latvia - The controversial Latvia Legions are celebrated in Latvia, where about 140,000 men joined the Waffen SS National Legions during World War II, trying to defend Latvia. Since February 23, 2000, this day is no longer an official celebration day.
- Saint Heribert of Cologne (died 1021)
- Saint Eusebia (+680)
- Saint Benedicta (+1260)
- Saint Agapitus
- The first day of the Bacchanalia in ancient Rome
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- Allies secure Iwo Jima
- World War II: The Battle of Iwo Jima ended, but small pockets of Japanese resistance persisted.
- Ninety percent of Wurzburg, Germany is destroyed in only 20 minutes by British bombers. 5,000 are killed.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1945 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Phil Moore Four - My Dreams Are Getting Better All The Time
- There! I've Said it Again - Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra
- My Dreams Are Getting Better All The Time - Les Brown & His Orchestra (Vocal Doris Day)