Friday July 20, 1945

US date format: 7/20/1945, UK date format: 20/7/1945

It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 20, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Kim Carnes and John Lodge. Guest Wife, directed by Sam Wood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Guest Wife

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Don Ameche, Dick Foran, Charles Dingle

Over 21

Directed by: Charles Vidor

Starring: Irene Dunne, Alexander Knox, Charles Coburn, Jeff Donnell

Midnight Manhunt

Directed by: William C. Thomas

Starring: William Gargan, Ann Savage, Leo Gorcey, George Zucco

Anchors Aweigh

Directed by: George Sidney

Starring: Frank Sinatra, Kathryn Grayson, Gene Kelly, José Iturbi

Country: United States of America

Along Came Jones

Directed by: Stuart Heisler

Starring: Gary Cooper, Loretta Young, William Demarest, Dan Duryea


Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 20, 1945?


  • St. Jerome Aemiliani
  • St. Rufina
  • St. Flavian
  • St. Justa
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    Famous Deaths

  • Paul Valery: French author and poet (Born 1871).
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 20, 1945?

    Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. Bell-Bottom Trousers - Jerry Colonna
  2. Perry Como - I'm Gonna Love That Gal

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