Friday June 21, 1946

US date format: 6/21/1946, UK date format: 21/6/1946

It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 21, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Xavier Gélin and Kate Hoey. The Stranger, directed by Orson Welles, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Lights Out.
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The Stranger

Directed by: Orson Welles

Starring: Orson Welles, Edward G. Robinson, Loretta Young, Philip Merivale

Country: United States of America

Colorado Serenade

Directed by: Robert Emmett Tansey

Starring: Eddie Dean, Roscoe Ates, David Sharpe, Mary Kenyon

The Unknown

Directed by: Henry Levin

Starring: Karen Morley, Jim Bannon, Jeff Donnell, Mark Roberts

Smoky

Directed by: Louis King

Starring: Fred MacMurray, Anne Baxter, Bruce Cabot, Esther Dale

Anna and the King of Siam

Directed by: John Cromwell

Starring: Irene Dunne, Rex Harrison, Linda Darnell, Lee J. Cobb

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

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    Events

  • Bill Veeck buys Indians for $2.2 million
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 21, 1946?


    Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. Doin' What Comes Natur'lly - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra

TV Series

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

Lights Out

Starring: Frank Gallop, Jack La Rue

Country: United States of America

Serving Through Science

Starring: Guthrie McClintock

Country: United States of America

Cash and Carry

Starring: Dennis James

Country: United States of America

Geographically Speaking

Starring: Mrs. Carveth Wells

Country: United States of America

Transatlantic Quiz

Starring: D.W. Brogan, John Mason Brown, Alistair Cooke, Lionel Hale

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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