Sunday November 17, 1946

US date format: 11/17/1946, UK date format: 17/11/1946

It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 17, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Jean-Michel Baylet and Martin Barre. Magnificent Doll, directed by Frank Borzage, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Play the Game.
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Movies

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Magnificent Doll

Directed by: Frank Borzage

Starring: Ginger Rogers, David Niven, Burgess Meredith, Peggy Wood

The Best Years of Our Lives

Directed by: William Wyler

Starring: Myrna Loy, Dana Andrews, Fredric March, Teresa Wright

Country: United States of America

The Razor's Edge

Directed by: Edmund Goulding

Starring: Tyrone Power, Gene Tierney, John Payne, Anne Baxter

Country: United States of America

Sioux City Sue

Directed by: Frank McDonald

Starring: Gene Autry, Champion, Lynne Roberts, Sterling Holloway

The Chase

Directed by: Arthur Ripley

Starring: Robert Cummings, Michèle Morgan, Steve Cochran, Lloyd Corrigan

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 17, 1946?


    Holidays

  • Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
  • Life Day
  • International Students Day
  • R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
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    Events

  • Eight British servicemen are killed in Jerusalem by Jewish nationalists.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 17, 1946?


    Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. The Things We Did Last Summer - Jo Stafford
  2. Huggin' and Chalkin' - Kay Kyser & His Orchestra
  3. Ole Buttermilk Sky - Helen Carroll
  4. It's A Pity To Say Goodnight - Stan Kenton
  5. Sooner or Later (You're Gonna Be Comin' Around) - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra
Sport Games on November 17, 1946

Sport Games on November 17, 1946


    NFL

    American Football
  • Boston Yanks - New York Giants : 28 - 28
  • Chicago Cardinals - Los Angeles Rams : 14 - 17
  • Green Bay Packers - Detroit Lions : 9 - 0
  • Philadelphia Eagles - Pittsburgh Steelers : 7 - 10
  • Washington Redskins - Chicago Bears : 20 - 24
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Play the Game

Directed by: Marc Fienberg

Close-Up

Starring: Evel Burns, The Beverley Sisters, Diana Decker

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Pinwright's Progress

Starring: James Hayter, Clarence Wright, Daphne Maddox, Charles Irwin

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Kaleidoscope

Starring: MacDonald Hobley, Ronnie Waldman, Leslie Welch

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Television Screen Magazine

Starring: Bob Haymes, Millicent Fenwick, Ray Forrest, John K.M. McCaffery

Country: United States of America

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