Saturday 23 December 1944
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Noël Lucas and Wesley Clark.
The Keys of the Kingdom, directed by John M. Stahl, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
while The Razor's Edge by W. Somerset Maugham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The World in Your Home.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 23 December 1944 ?
- Festivus (from sitcom Seinfeld)
- Oaxaca - Night of the Radishes
- Secular humanism (American) - HumanLight observed
- R.C. Saints - John Cantius ; Thorlac Thorhallsson, patron saint of Iceland
- Sweden - Birthday of Queen Silvia, an official flag day
- Japan - The Emperor's Birthday - Birthday of Akihito, the current Emperor of Japan
- Roman festivals - Larentalia, a festival in honor of Larenta
- Ancient Latvia - Ziemassvetki held
- Noël Lucas
- Wesley Clark: American politician and retired military man, Clark declared his candidacy for the Democratic nomination for U.S.
- D J D Dees: Pharmacist / Dutch Minister of WVC (VVD).
- Armand La Rochefoucauld: Portuguese-French nobleman.
- Noel Lucas: French ecclesiastic, a Roman Catholic priest.
- Danielle Oosterwych: Belgian transsexual who underwent 13 operations between 1969-74 to become a female.
- Beginning of harsh winter
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- Let Me Love You - Charlie Spivak
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