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Sunday 16 September 1945

It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 16, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Steve Cozzi and Jessye Norman. Along the Navajo Trail, directed by Frank McDonald, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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What the sky looked like on 16 September 1945

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Movies

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Along the Navajo Trail

Directed by: Frank McDonald

Starring: Roy Rogers, Trigger, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Dale Evans

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Her Highness and the Bellboy

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

Starring: Hedy Lamarr, Robert Walker, June Allyson, Carl Esmond

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The Fatal Witness

Directed by: Lesley Selander

Starring: Evelyn Ankers, Richard Fraser, George Leigh, Barbara Everest

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Our Vines Have Tender Grapes

Directed by: Roy Rowland

Starring: Edward G. Robinson, Margaret O'Brien, James Craig, Frances Gifford

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State Fair

Directed by: Walter Lang

Starring: Jeanne Crain, Dana Andrews, Dick Haymes, Vivian Blaine

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Mexico - Independence Day (from Spain; proclaimed 1810, recognised 1821, instituted 1825; See Fiestas Patrias)
  • Also see September 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • RC Saints - Saint Cyprian, Pope Cornelius, Saint Ludmila
  • In ancient Greece, the third day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates walked to the sea at Phaleron and purified themselves in the water.
  • Papua New Guinea - Independence Day (from Australia, 1975)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Steve Cozzi: American astrologer and author of several books, most notably concerning local space astrology, including "Generations and Outer Planet Cycles" and "Planets in Locality: Exploring Local Space Astrology.
  • Jessye Norman: Musician.
  • Pat Stevens: American actress and voice actress (d. 2010).
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Famous Deaths:
  • John "Pa" van de Steur: Philanthropist (Java), dies at 80.
  • John McCormack: American cleric; Bishop of the Manchester, New Hampshire diocese, John McCormack seems to have had intimate knowledge of the sex scandal that rocked the Boston archdiocese.
Facts:
  • Barometric pressure at 856mb (25.55 inches) off Okinawa, Japan (record low).
  • World War II: The surrender of the Japanese troops in Hong Kong. The surrender is accepted by the Royal Navy Admiral Sir Cecil Harcourt.

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Music Charts

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Top #5 songs in the USA
  1. Frank Sinatra - You'll Never Walk Alone
  2. Bing Crosby & Andrews Sisters - Along The Navajo Trail
  3. Dick Haymes - Till The End of Time
  4. Boogie Woogie - Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra
  5. Along the Navajo Trail - Dinah Shore

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