Thursday January 17, 1946
US date format: 1/17/1946, UK date format: 17/1/1946
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 17, 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 Didier Lecat and Domenic Troiano.
A Letter for Evie, directed by Jules Dassin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
On TV people were watching Casper the Friendly Ghost.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 17, 1946?
- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
- The UN Security Council holds its first session.
- Gottfried Rudinger: Composer, dies at 59.
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