Thursday 17 May 1945

US date format: 5/17/1945, UK date format: 17/5/1945

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 17, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include James P. Moran and Jim Moran. Molly and Me, directed by Lewis Seiler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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What the sky looked like on 17 May 1945

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Movies

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Molly and Me

Directed by: Lewis Seiler

Starring: Gracie Fields, Monty Woolley, Roddy McDowall, Reginald Gardiner

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The Last Chance

Directed by: Leopold Lindtberg

Starring: Ewart G. Morrison, John Hoy, Ray Reagan, Luisa Rossi

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The Vampire's Ghost

Directed by: Lesley Selander

Starring: John Abbott, Charles Gordon, Peggy Stewart, Grant Withers

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Las abandonadas

Directed by: Emilio Fernández

Starring: Dolores del Rio, Pedro Armendáriz, Víctor Junco, Paco Fuentes

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Pillow to Post

Directed by: Vincent Sherman

Starring: Ida Lupino, Sydney Greenstreet, William Prince, Stuart Erwin

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 May 1945 ?

Holidays:
  • Norwegian Constitution Day or Syttende Mai.
  • Dfa das Letras Galegas ("Galician Literature Day") ? holiday in Galicia, honouring the Galician language.
  • Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of 'Azaamat (Grandeur) ? First day of the fourth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
  • Saint Paschal Baylon or Pascal Baylon
  • Saint Montanus
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Facts:
  • Two US P-47 Thunderbolts bomb Kiushu, Japan.

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Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Bell-Bottom Trousers - Tony Pastor & His Orchestra
  2. Mills Brothers - I Wish

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