Friday December 20, 1946

US date format: 12/20/1946, UK date format: 20/12/1946

It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 20, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Uri Geller and Dick Wolf. 13 Rue Madeleine, directed by Henry Hathaway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Muffin the Mule.
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13 Rue Madeleine

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

Starring: James Cagney, Annabella, Richard Conte, Frank Latimore

Country: United States of America

Lady in the Lake

Directed by: Robert Montgomery

Starring: Robert Montgomery, Audrey Totter, Lloyd Nolan, Tom Tully

Country: United States of America

Enamorada

Directed by: Emilio Fernández

Starring: María Félix, Pedro Armendáriz, Fernando Fernández, José Morcillo

Humoresque

Directed by: Jean Negulesco

Starring: Joan Crawford, John Garfield, Oscar Levant, J. Carrol Naish

Country: United States of America

That Brennan Girl

Directed by: Alfred Santell

Starring: James Dunn, Mona Freeman, William Marshall, June Duprez

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Historical Events

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    Holidays

  • 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.

    Events

  • An 8.1 Mw earthquake and subsequent tsunami in Nankaido, Japan, kill over 1,300 people and destroy over 38,000 homes.

TV Series

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Muffin the Mule

Written by: Ann Hogarth, Annette Mills

Starring: Annette Mills

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Household Hints

Boxing from St. Nicholas Arena

Starring: Chris Schenkel

Country: United States of America

Shopping at Home

Starring: Dorothy Gardiner, Keith Hetherington

Country: United States of America

Here's How

Country: United States of America

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