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Sunday 19 August 1945

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 19, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ian Gillan and Lan Gillan. Love Letters, directed by William Dieterle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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What the sky looked like on 19 August 1945

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Movies

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Love Letters

Directed by: William Dieterle

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

Country: United States

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Divorce

Directed by: William Nigh

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

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Stagecoach Outlaws

Directed by: Sam Newfield

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

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Tell It to a Star

Directed by: Frank McDonald

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

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Waltz Time

Directed by: Paul L. Stein

Starring: Carol Raye, Peter Graves, Patricia Medina, John Ruddock

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 August 1945 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - Vinalia Rustica celebrated in honor of Venus Libitina commemorating the founding of the oldest known temple to her, on the Esquiline Hill, in 293 BC on this date.
  • RC saints - Saint Sebald, Saint Louis of Toulouse, Jean-Eudes de MTzeray
  • Afghanistan - Afghan Independence Day see above: 1919
  • National Day of the Filipino Language, Philippines - Holiday for Quezon City, Quezon Province and other municipalities named after Manuel Quezon
  • National Aviation Day, USA
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Facts:
  • Phillies Jimmie Foxx, 37, pitches 1st 7 innings vs. Reds andwins
  • Vietnam War: Viet Minh led by Ho Chi Minh take power in Hanoi, Vietnam.
  • Chinese Civil War: Mao Zedong and Chiang Kai-shek meet in Chongqing to discuss an end to hostilities between the Communists and the Nationalists.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 19, 1945 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 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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