Tuesday 19 December 1944
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Zal Yanovsky and Richard Leakey.
The Keys of the Kingdom, directed by John M. Stahl, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
while The Green Years by A. J. Cronin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The World in Your Home.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 December 1944 ?
- 2003 - the events of the fictional docu-drama The Day Britain Stopped take place.
- Roman festivals - Opalia
- Also see December 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Zal Yanovsky: Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Lovin' Spoonful) (d. 2002).
- Richard Leakey: British author and paleoanthropoligist, second son of prominent anthropologist parents Louis and Mary Leakey.
- Sandra Rozhon: American astrologer, computer consultant and programmer, tutor and WebPage designer.
- William Christie (musician)
- Martin Johnson: English physiologist and academic.
- Alvin Lee: English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Ten Years After) (d. 2013).
- Tim Reid: American actor and director.
- Steve Tyrell: American singer-songwriter and producer.
- Tim Reid in Norfolk: Virginia, USA; comedian (Venus Flytrap - WKRP, Frank's Place).
- William Christie: American-French harpsichord player and conductor (Les Arts Florissants).
- Mitchell Feigenbaum: American physicist and mathematician.
- The entire territory of Estonia is taken by the Red Army.
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