Thursday 21 June 1945
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
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
while The Black Rose by Thomas B. Costain was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 June 1945 ?
- Philippe Sarde: French composer.
- Zoltan Szabo: Hungarian-German professional astrologer since 1980 who used the pseudonym of Dr. Saladin.
- Robert Dewar: English-American computer scientist and academic (d. 2015).
- Adam Zagajewski: Polish philosopher and poet.
- Josef Hora: Czech writer / Poet (Sinking Shadows), dies at 53.
- US defeat Japanese forces on Okinawa during WWII
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1945 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Bing Crosby - Baia
- There! I've Said it Again - Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra v Teddy Walters
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