Friday 20 December 1946
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Uri Geller and Bill Hosket.
Humoresque, directed by Jean Negulesco, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
while The River Road by Frances Parkinson Keyes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Campus Hoopla.
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Which were the important events of 20 December 1946 ?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Dominic of Silos
- Also see December 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The first All Faiths Day was celebrated in 2003 in Canandaigua, New York.
- Uri Geller: Israeli psychic and telekinetic with an international reputation.
- Bill Hosket: American basketball player, he won the Gold medal with the U.S.
- Dick Wolf: American television series creator.
- Lesley Judd: English dancer and television host.
- Lloyd Mumphord: American football player.
- Sonny Perdue: American captain and politician 81st Governor of Georgia
- John Spencer: Actor (Tommy Mullanney-LA Law)
- An 8.1 Mw earthquake and subsequent tsunami in Nankaido, Japan, kill over 1,300 people and destroy over 38,000 homes.
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