Saturday 18 March 1944
It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Enrico Rovelli and Maurice Izier.
The Falcon Out West, directed by William Clemens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
while Forever Amber by Kathleen Winsor was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 March 1944 ?
- Saint Edward (d.978)
- Aruba - Flag Day (1976)
- Ancient Latvia - Bindus Diena
- Saint Cyril of Jerusalem (d.386)
- Saint Alexander of Jerusalem
- United States - National Biodiesel Day
- Saint Anselm
- Saint Salvator
- Saint Narcissus
- Mexico - Expropiaci=n Petreolera
- Enrico Rovelli: Italian comedian and musical manager of rock star Vasco Rossi.
- Maurice Izier: French professional road bicycle racer.
- Jacques Secretin: French table tennis champion who won a gold in the mixed doubles event of the World Championship in 1977.
- Amnon Lipkin-Shahak: Israeli general and politician 22nd Transportation Minister of Israel (d. 2012).
- Frank McRae: American actor and an American football player.
- Dick Smith: Australian publisher and businessman founded Dick Smith Electronics and Australian Geographic.
- Benjamin Delmonte: Theater director / actor, dies at 79.
- Nazi Germany occupies Hungary
- 2,500 women trample guards and floorwalkers to purchase 1,500 alarm clocks announced for sale in a Chicago, Illinois department store.
- The eruption of Mount Vesuvius in Italy kills 26 and causes thousands to flee their homes.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1944 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- It's Love-Love-Love - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians
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