Saturday May 19, 1945

US date format: 5/19/1945, UK date format: 19/5/1945

It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 19, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Pete Townshend and Alana Stewart. Molly and Me, directed by Lewis Seiler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 19, 1945?


  • National Hug-Your-Cat Day
  • NASCAR Day USA.(2006)
  • Commemoration of Pontian Greeks Genocide in Greece.
  • Commemoration of Atatnrk, Youth and Sports Day in Turkey (1919).
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Molly and Me

Molly and Me

Directed by: Lewis Seiler

Starring: Gracie Fields, Monty Woolley, Roddy McDowall, Reginald Gardiner

The Last Chance

The Last Chance

Directed by: Leopold Lindtberg

Starring: Ewart G. Morrison, John Hoy, Ray Reagan, Luisa Rossi

The Vampire's Ghost

The Vampire's Ghost

Directed by: Lesley Selander

Starring: John Abbott, Charles Gordon, Peggy Stewart, Grant Withers

Las abandonadas

Las abandonadas

Directed by: Emilio Fernández

Starring: Dolores del Rio, Pedro Armendáriz, Víctor Junco, Paco Fuentes

Pillow to Post

Pillow to Post

Directed by: Vincent Sherman

Starring: Ida Lupino, Sydney Greenstreet, William Prince, Stuart Erwin

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 19, 1945?
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Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. - I Wish
  2. - Bell-Bottom Trousers

Days to next May 19

If May 19, 1945 is your birthday you're 75 years, 2 months, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 5 days.

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