Saturday April 28, 1945

US date format: 4/28/1945, UK date format: 28/4/1945

It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 28, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include August Wilson . The Valley of Decision, directed by Tay Garnett, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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The Valley of Decision

Directed by: Tay Garnett

Starring: Greer Garson, Gregory Peck, Donald Crisp, Lionel Barrymore

Tarzan and the Amazons

Directed by: Kurt Neumann

Starring: Johnny Weissmuller, Brenda Joyce, Johnny Sheffield, Henry Stephenson

The Phantom of 42nd Street

Directed by: Albert Herman

Starring: Dave O'Brien, Kay Aldridge, Alan Mowbray, Frank Jenks

Blood on the Sun

Directed by: Frank Lloyd

Starring: James Cagney, Sylvia Sidney, Porter Hall, John Emery

Country: United States of America

Hollywood and Vine

Directed by: Alexis Thurn-Taxis

Starring: James Ellison, Wanda McKay, Franklin Pangborn, Ralph Morgan

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 28, 1945?


    Holidays

  • Arbor Day - legal state holiday in Nebraska, USA.
  • National Heroes Day - public holiday in Barbados in honor of men and women who played a significant role in the island nation's history, such as Sir Garfield Sobers.
  • Peter Chanel
  • Louis Marie Grignon of Montfort
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    Events

  • US 5th army reaches Swiss border.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 28, 1945?


    Top #6 songs in the USA

  1. Ella Fitzgerald & Ink Spots - I'm Beginning To See The Light
  2. Chloe - Spike Jones & His City Slickers
  3. Laura - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra
  4. Erskine Hawkins & His Orchestra - Tippin' In
  5. Hal McIntyre & His Orchestra - Sentimental Journey
  6. All of My Life - Three Suns

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