Saturday 24 August 1946
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Richard "Dick" N Richards in Key West Florida USA US Navy/astronaut (STS-28 41 sk and Francesco Oddo.
The Killers, directed by Robert Siodmak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
while The Miracle of the Bells by Russell Janne was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching I Love to Eat.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 24 August 1946 ?
- Liberia: Flag Day
- RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
- Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
- Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
- Sierra Leone: President's Birthday
- Richard "Dick" N Richards in Key West Florida USA US Navy/astronaut (STS-28 41 sk: 50).
- Francesco Oddo: Italian coach of the Salernitana Soccer Team.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1946 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- The Rickety Rickshaw Man - Eddy Howard & His Orchestra
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