Saturday June 24, 1944

US date format: 6/24/1944, UK date format: 24/6/1944

It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 24, 1944). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Jeff Beck and Ticky Holgado. Christmas Holiday, directed by Robert Siodmak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of June 24, 1944?


  • Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John the Baptist, patron saint of QuTbec
  • Discovery Day in Newfoundland and Labrador (celebrating the 1497 discovery by John Cabot)
  • Bannockburn Day in Scotland (see 1314 above)
  • Quarter days in England
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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Christmas Holiday

Christmas Holiday

Directed by: Robert Siodmak

Starring: Deanna Durbin, Gene Kelly, Richard Whorf, Dean Harens

Bathing Beauty

Bathing Beauty

Directed by: George Sidney

Starring: Red Skelton, Esther Williams, Basil Rathbone, Bill Goodwin

Country: United States of America

Sensations of 1945

Sensations of 1945

Directed by: Andrew L. Stone

Starring: Eleanor Powell, Dennis O'Keefe, C. Aubrey Smith, Eugene Pallette

The Mask of Dimitrios

The Mask of Dimitrios

Directed by: Jean Negulesco

Starring: Peter Lorre, Sydney Greenstreet, Zachary Scott, Faye Emerson

The Yellow Rose of Texas

The Yellow Rose of Texas

Directed by: Joseph Kane

Starring: Roy Rogers, Trigger, Dale Evans, Grant Withers

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 24, 1944?
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Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. - Milkman, Keep Those Bottles Quiet

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