Wednesday October 23, 1946

US date format: 10/23/1946, UK date format: 23/10/1946

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 23, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Sophie Tatischeff and Gerda Lenten-Havertong. Beauty and the Bandit, directed by William Nigh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Play the Game.
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Movies

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Beauty and the Bandit

Directed by: William Nigh

Starring: Gilbert Roland, Martin Garralaga, Frank Yaconelli, Ramsay Ames

Never Say Goodbye

Directed by: James V. Kern

Starring: Errol Flynn, Eleanor Parker, Lucile Watson, S.Z. Sakall

Appointment with Crime

Directed by: John Harlow

Starring: William Hartnell, Raymond Lovell, Robert Beatty, Herbert Lom

Nobody Lives Forever

Directed by: Jean Negulesco

Starring: John Garfield, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Walter Brennan, Faye Emerson

Wife Wanted

Directed by: Phil Karlson

Starring: Kay Francis, Paul Cavanagh, Robert Shayne, Veda Ann Borg

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 23, 1946?


    Holidays

  • Chemistry: Mole Day
  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Scorpio in Western tropical astrology.
  • Hungary - National Day (revolution of 1956 and the proclamation of the Republic of Hungary in 1989)
  • Also see October 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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    Events

  • UN General Assembly 2nd session convenes (1st NYC-Flushing Meadows)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 23, 1946?


    Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. Frank Sinatra - The Things We Did Last Summer
  2. Rumors Are Flying - Billy Butterfield & His Orchestra (Vocal Pat O'Connor)

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Play the Game

Directed by: Marc Fienberg

Paging You

Starring: Brian Reece, Eric Robinson, Valerie Tandy

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Variety on View

Starring: Eric Robinson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

You Are an Artist

Starring: Jon Gnagy, Ben Grauer, Warren Hull

Country: United States of America

Stars in Your Eyes

Starring: Avril Angers, Daphne Barker, Jimmy Edwards, Jack Barker

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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