Wednesday 24 October 1945
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on October 24, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Anthony Christian and Maury Yeston.
Spellbound, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
On TV people were watching Choreotones.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 24 October 1945 ?
- Also see October 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- In The Fellowship of the Ring, by J.R.R. Tolkien, the date is mentioned to Frodo Baggins by Gandalf upon his waking in Rivendell.
- Discordianism - Maladay
- Zambia - Independence Day (1964)
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Antonio Maria Claret
- United Nations Day (charter 1945)
- Maury Yeston: Musician.
- Anthony Christian: English artist.
- Alan Titus: American baritone.
- Gerald Larose: Quebec labour union executive.
- Duncan Lunan: Scottish astronomer and writer.
- Gérald Larose: Canadian educator and union leader.
- Charter of United Nations of force became
- France (PC / PS / MRP win parliamentary election (25 / 24 / 23%)
- UN charter comes into effect
- Founding of the United Nations
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1945 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Walkin' with My Honey (Soon, Soon, Soon) - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra
- That's for Me - Jo Stafford
- It Might As Well Be Spring - Paul Weston & His Orchestra (Vocal Margaret Whiting)