Saturday August 18, 1945

US date format: 8/18/1945, UK date format: 18/8/1945

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 18, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Gérard Voisin and Jean-Marie Morin. Love Letters, directed by William Dieterle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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Love Letters

Directed by: William Dieterle

Starring: Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten, Ann Richards, Cecil Kellaway

Country: United States of America

Divorce

Directed by: William Nigh

Starring: Kay Francis, Bruce Cabot, Helen Mack, Jerome Cowan

The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry

Directed by: Robert Siodmak

Starring: George Sanders, Ella Raines, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Sara Allgood

Country: United States of America

Stagecoach Outlaws

Directed by: Sam Newfield

Starring: Buster Crabbe, Al St. John, Frances Gladwin, Ed Cassidy

Tell It to a Star

Directed by: Frank McDonald

Starring: Ruth Terry, Robert Livingston, Alan Mowbray, Franklin Pangborn

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 18, 1945?


    Holidays

  • RC saints - Saint Helena of Constantinople,Saint Alberto Hurtado
  • Buhe in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church

    Events

  • Scheduled demonstrations at Polo Grounds and Ebbets Field to end segregation in organized baseball are called off
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 18, 1945?


    Top #4 songs in the USA

  1. Rosemary - Kay Kyser & His Orchestra
  2. Perry Como - Till The End Of Time
  3. Bing Crosby - If I Loved You
  4. Till The End of Time - Les Brown & His Orchestra (Vocal Doris Day)

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