Sunday October 21, 1945

US date format: 10/21/1945, UK date format: 21/10/1945

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 21, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Nikita Mikhalkov and Kathy Young. Johnny Angel, directed by Edwin L. Marin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945 On TV people were watching Choreotones.
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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Johnny Angel

Directed by: Edwin L. Marin

Starring: George Raft, Claire Trevor, Signe Hasso, Lowell Gilmore

Vacation from Marriage

Directed by: Alexander Korda

Starring: Robert Donat, Deborah Kerr, Glynis Johns, Ann Todd

Country: United States of America

Don't Fence Me In

Directed by: John English

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

Paris Underground

Directed by: Gregory Ratoff

Starring: Constance Bennett, Gracie Fields, George Rigaud, Kurt Kreuger

Flaming Bullets

Directed by: Harry L. Fraser

Starring: Tex Ritter, Dave O'Brien, Guy Wilkerson, Patricia Knox


Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 21, 1945?


  • Republic of China - Overseas Chinese Day
  • French Republican Calendar - Tonneau (Barrel) Day, thirtieth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • In the comic novel Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, the Earth was born on this day in 4004 BC, within a quarter of an hour of 9 in the morning. This was supposedly because God liked to get things over with early.
  • R.C. saints - Saint Ursula and her 11 (or 11000) virgins; Saint Hilarion
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  • Argentine military officer and politician Juan Peron marries actress Eva Peron.
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Music charts

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

    Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. I'll Buy That Dream - Hal McIntyre & His Orchestra
  2. Chickery Chick - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra
Sport Games on October 21, 1945

Sport Games on October 21, 1945


    American Football
  • Boston Yanks - Green Bay Packers : 14 - 38
  • Chicago Cardinals - Detroit Lions : 0 - 26
  • Cleveland Rams - Chicago Bears : 41 - 21
  • Philadelphia Eagles - Washington Redskins : 14 - 24
  • Pittsburgh Steelers - New York Giants : 21 - 7
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TV Series

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


Written by: Pauline Koner

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

Country: United States of America

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