Friday December 21, 1945

US date format: 12/21/1945, UK date format: 21/12/1945

It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 21, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Alan Wynne Williams and Peter Criss. Scarlet Street, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945 On TV people were watching Choreotones.
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Scarlet Street

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Edward G. Robinson, Joan Bennett, Dan Duryea, Margaret Lindsay

Country: United States of America

Leave Her to Heaven

Directed by: John M. Stahl

Starring: Gene Tierney, Cornel Wilde, Jeanne Crain, Vincent Price

Country: United States of America

Adventure

Directed by: Victor Fleming

Starring: Clark Gable, Greer Garson, Joan Blondell, Thomas Mitchell

The Stork Club

Directed by: Hal Walker

Starring: Betty Hutton, Barry Fitzgerald, Don DeFore, Robert Benchley

Woman Who Came Back

Directed by: Walter Colmes

Starring: John Loder, Nancy Kelly, Otto Kruger, Ruth Ford

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Historical Events

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    Holidays

  • Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
  • Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.

    Events

  • Billion Dollar Baby opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 219 performances

    Famous Deaths

  • George S Patton: US General (Sicily / Normandy), dies in...

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Choreotones

Written by: Pauline Koner

Starring: Forest Bonshire, Pauline Koner, Betty Lind, Olga Lunick

Country: United States of America

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