Thursday 17 January 1946
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 17, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
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.
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What the sky looked like on 17 January 1946
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- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
- Didier Lecat: French journalist, writer and director.
- Domenic Troiano: Italian-Canadian musician, a guitarist most notable for his contributions to Mandala, The James Gang, The Guess Who and as a solo artist.
- Michele Deslauriers: Quebec actress.
- Michèle Deslauriers: Canadian actress.
- Gottfried Rudinger: Composer, dies at 59.
- The UN Security Council holds its first session.
- United Nations Security Council holds its first meeting.