Monday 26 August 1946
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 26, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Valerie Simpson and Alison Steadman.
Roll on Texas Moon, directed by William Witney, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
On TV people were watching I Love to Eat.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 26 August 1946
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Which were the important events of 26 August 1946 ?
- RC saints - St Zephyrinus, Saint Ninian, David Lewis (one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales)
- Namibia - Namibia Day or Heroes' Day
- Zanzibar - Sultan's Birthday
- Valerie Simpson: American singer.
- Alison Steadman: British actress, a favorite on TV from the mid-'70s.
- Mark Snow: American drummer and composer (New York Rock & Roll Ensemble).
- Rollie Fingers: Athlete.
- Chantal Renaud: Canadian singer actress and screenwriter.
- Zhou Ji: Chinese engineer and politician 14th Chinese Minister of Education.
- Priit Pärn: Estonian animator and director.
- Jeanie MacPherson: American actress and screenwriter (Born 1887).
- George Orwell published Animal Farm
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1946 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Ink Spots - To Each His Own
- Choo Choo Ch'Boogie - Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five