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Wednesday 23 May 1945

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on May 23, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Lauren Chapin and Misty Morgan. China's Little Devils, directed by Monta Bell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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Movies

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China's Little Devils

Directed by: Monta Bell

Starring: Harry Carey, Paul Kelly, 'Ducky' Louie, Gloria Ann Chew

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Back to Bataan

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Starring: John Wayne, Anthony Quinn, Beulah Bondi, Fely Franquelli

Country: United States

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Flame of Barbary Coast

Directed by: Joseph Kane

Starring: John Wayne, Ann Dvorak, Joseph Schildkraut, William Frawley

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The Missing Corpse

Directed by: Albert Herman

Starring: J. Edward Bromberg, Isabel Randolph, Frank Jenks, Eric Sinclair

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Molly and Me

Directed by: Lewis Seiler

Starring: Gracie Fields, Monty Woolley, Roddy McDowall, Reginald Gardiner

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • World Turtle Day
  • Saint Desiderius
  • Saint Guibert of Gemblours
  • Saint Montana
  • Bah�'f Faith: Declaration of the B�b
Famous Birthdays:
  • Lauren Chapin: American child actress on TV series "Father Knows Best," a heart-warming show of family values that belied the reality of her life.
  • Elliott Bernerd: English broker / multi-millionaire.
  • Misty Morgan: country keyboardist (duo with Jack Blanchard).
  • Michel Arth: Belgian retired school teacher, living on an invalid’s pension and astrology readings.
  • Harvey Bialy: American molecular biologist and AIDS denialist.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Heinrich Himmler: German head of the Gestapo police, architect of the concentration camps and the Holocaust, who was second only to Hitler in the Third Reich.
Facts:
  • Winston Churchill resigns as British Prime Minister
  • British military police arrest Admiral Karl D�nitz.
  • German island of Helgoland in North Sea surrenders to British.
  • Lord Haw-Haw arrested at Danish boundary.

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Top #5 songs in the USA
  1. Bell-Bottom Trousers - Louis Prima & His Orchestra
  2. Caldonia Boogie - Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five
  3. You Belong To My Heart - Charlie Spivak & His Orchestra
  4. There Must Be a Way - Charlie Spivak & His Orchestra
  5. Dick Haymes - Laura

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