Tuesday 26 February 1946
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on February 26, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Bingo Smith and Josette Drevon.
Gilda, directed by Charles Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
On TV people were watching Casper the Friendly Ghost.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 26 February 1946
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Which were the important events of 26 February 1946 ?
- Blessed Edigna
- Saint Mechtild (d. 1154)
- Blessed Leo of Furnes (d. 1163)
- Saint Victor
- Saint Alexander of Alexandria
- Saint Nestor (died 251)
- Liberation Day in Kuwait (1991).
- Nation of Islam - Savior's Day - commemoration of the birthdate of Wallace Fard Muhammad, believed to be Allah in human form, the saviour of the black race.
- Bingo Smith
- Bobby "Bingo": Smith; NBA star (Cleveland Cavaliers).
- Josette Drevon: French homicide; shot her lover to death on 10/29/1984.
- Carla Puccini: Italian actress, the second wife of Romano Mussolini.
- Ahmed Zewail: Egyptian-American chemist and academic Nobel Prize laureate.
- 2 killed and 10 wounded in race riot in Columbia, Tennessee
- Two killed and ten wounded in race riot in Columbia, Tennessee, USA.
- Finnish observers report the first of many thousands of sightings of ghost rockets.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1946 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- Personality - Dinah Shore
- Seems Like Old Times - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians
- Atlanta G.A. - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra
- Oh! What It Seemed To Be - Helen Forrest & Dick Haymes
- Hey! Ba-Ba-Re-Bop - Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra