Tuesday 27 February 1945
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Daniel Olbrychski and Jean-Claude Olivier.
The Picture of Dorian Gray, directed by Albert Lewin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
while The Robe by Lloyd C. Douglas was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 27 February 1945 ?
- International Polar Bear Day.
- Saint Antigone
- Saint Leander
- First day of Maslenitsa in Russia (2006)
- Saint Honorine
- Dominican Republic - National Day.
- Bah�'f Faith - Day 2 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
- Roman Empire - Equirria, horse races in honour of the pagan war god Mars were held.
- Saint Gabriel of the Mother of Sorrows
- Daniel Olbrychski: Poland -- Actor (La Truite).
- Jean-Claude Olivier
- Carl Anderson: American singer and actor (d. 2004).
- HJ Lochtman: Dutch chaplain / resistance fighter, dies in Bergen-Belsen.
- Battle of US 94 Infantry
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1945 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Candy - Johnny Mercer, Jo Stafford, & Pied Pipers
- A Little on the Lonely Side - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians
- Sleigh Ride in July - Dinah Shore
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?