Wednesday 23 May 1945
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Elliott Bernerd and Misty Morgan.
The Body Snatcher, directed by Robert Wise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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- World Turtle Day
- Saint Desiderius
- Saint Guibert of Gemblours
- Saint Montana
- Bah�'f Faith: Declaration of the B�b
- Discordianism: Day of Disunity
- 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.
- 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.
- Padmarajan : Indian director screenwriter and author (d. 1991)
- 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.
- 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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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1945 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Mills Brothers - I Wish
- Bell-Bottom Trousers - Tony Pastor & His Orchestra
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