Monday 20 May 1946
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Bakhaavaa Buidaa and Craig Patrick.
The Stranger, directed by Orson Welles, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
On TV people were watching Let's Play Reporter.
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- Saint Austregisilus
- Saint Lucifer
- Saint Theodore of Pavia
- Saint Bernardine of Siena
- East Timor National Day.
- Cameroon National Day.
- Saint Ivo of Chartres
- Bakhaavaa Buidaa: Mongolia -- Wrestler (1972 Olympics - Silver Medalist) disqualified.
- Craig Patrick: NHL coach.
- Cher [Cherilyn Sarkisian LaPierre] in El Centro: California, USA; rocker/actress ("I Got You Babe", Jack Lalane, Mask).
- Cher : American entertainer, a singer and actress, TV star and recording artist.
- Jim Lyttle: American baseball player, professional debut 5/17/1969.
- Bobby Murcer: American baseball outfielder and slugger who chewed tobacco and was a self-proclaimed loner.
- Robert Chua: Singaporean broadcaster founded China Entertainment Television
- Dave Despain: American journalist and sportscaster
- Jacob Ellehammer: Danish mechanic and engineer (d. 1946).
- The British House of Commons decides to nationalize mines.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1946 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- Frank Sinatra - They Say It's Wonderful
- Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra - Laughing On the Outside, Crying On the Inside
- I Don't Know Enough About You - Mills Brothers
- All Through the Day - Frank Sinatra
- The House of Blue Lights - Freddie Slack & His Orchestra
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