Saturday 22 January 1944
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Khosrow Golsorkhi and Uto Ughi.
Phantom Lady, directed by Robert Siodmak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
while Strange Fruit by Lillian Smith was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching At Home.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 January 1944 ?
- New Zealand - Wellington Anniversary.
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Vincent.
- Khosrow Golsorkhi: Iranian journalist poet and activist (d. 1974).
- Uto Ughi: Italian violinist and conductor.
- During World War II, Allied forces begin landing at Anzio Italy
- World War II: The Allies commence Operation Shingle, an assault on Anzio, Italy.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1944 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- My Shining Hour - Glen Gray & Casa Loma Orchestra
- Tommy Dorsey & Jo Stafford & Pied Pipers - Embraceable You
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