Sunday 23 January 1944
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jerry Lawson and Sergey Belov.
Phantom Lady, directed by Robert Siodmak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
while The Robe by Lloyd C. Douglas 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 23 January 1944 ?
- Pie Day
- The Saddest day of the year is January 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). 
- Roman Catholic Church: Feast of Blessed Marianne of Molokai
- Jerry Lawson: US singer (Persuasions-Under the Boardwalk).
- Sergey Belov: USSR -- Basketball player (1972 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Marty Russo American politician (Representative-Democrat-Illinois: 1975-).
- Rutger Hauer: Dutch actor who does well in villainous roles such as in "Blade Runner," "Nighthawks," and "The Hitcher.
- Detroit Red Wings score 15 goals against New York Rangers and NHL record 37 points, also most consecutive goals and most lopsided game 15-0.
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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