Thursday June 21, 1945

US date format: 6/21/1945, UK date format: 21/6/1945

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 21, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Philippe Sarde and Zoltan Szabo. Rhapsody in Blue, directed by Irving Rapper, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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Rhapsody in Blue

Directed by: Irving Rapper

Starring: Robert Alda, Joan Leslie, Alexis Smith, Charles Coburn

Country: United States of America

Murder, He Says

Directed by: George Marshall

Starring: Fred MacMurray, Helen Walker, Marjorie Main, Jean Heather

Paris Frills

Directed by: Jacques Becker

Starring: Raymond Rouleau, Micheline Presle, Jean Chevrier, Gabrielle Dorziat

Bells of Rosarita

Directed by: Frank McDonald

Starring: Roy Rogers, Trigger, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Dale Evans

Scared Stiff

Directed by: Frank McDonald

Starring: Jack Haley, Ann Savage, Barton MacLane, Veda Ann Borg


Historical Events

Which were the important events of June 21, 1945?


  • US defeat Japanese forces on Okinawa during WWII

    Famous Deaths

  • Josef Hora: Czech writer / Poet (Sinking Shadows),...
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 21, 1945?

    Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. Bell Bottom Trousers - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians
  2. I Should Care - Frank Sinatra

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