Friday 18 January 1946
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Katia Ricclarelli and Victoria Fyodorova.
The Harvey Girls, directed by George Sidney, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
while This Side of Innocence by Taylor Caldwell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Composer at the Piano.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 January 1946 ?
- Winnie The Pooh Day (In observance of the birthday of Alan Alexander Milne, 1882.)
- Christian ecumenism - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins
- Katia Ricclarelli: Actress (Falstaff, Otello, Turandot).
- Victoria Fyodorova: Russian writer.
- Jean-Marie Poumeyrol: French painter; much of his early work consisted of erotica and hallucinogenic art, but as his art has matured he has shown a great interest in landscapes as well.
- Perro Aguayo: Mexican wrestler.
- Joseph Deiss: Swiss economist and politician 156th President of the Swiss Confederation.
- Henrique Rosa: Bissau-Guinean politician President of Guinea-Bissau (d. 2013)
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1946 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- You Won't Be Satisfied (Until You Break My Heart) - Les Brown & His Orchestra (Vocal Doris Day)
- Symphony - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians
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