Sunday 17 June 1945
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on June 17, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Eddy Merckx and Art Bell.
Murder, He Says, directed by George Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 June 1945
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Which were the important events of 17 June 1945 ?
- St. Albert Chmielowski.
- National holiday of West Germany until 1990, see Workers' Uprising of 1953 in East Germany.
- Iceland's national day, celebrating independence from Denmark in 1944.
- Eddy Merckx: Belgian cyclist,one of the greatest cyclist of all times.
- Tony Roche: Tennis coach.
- Art Bell: American radio broadcaster who commands the late night hours with his five hour "Coast to Coast" radio show.
- Frank Ashmore: American actor.
- Tommy Franks: American general.
- Ken Livingstone: English politician 1st Mayor of London.
- Day of Unity in West Germany (National Day)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1945 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Bing Crosby - Baia
- There! I've Said it Again - Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra v Teddy Walters