Thursday February 28, 1946

US date format: 2/28/1946, UK date format: 28/2/1946

It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 28, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Robin Cook (British politician) and Lowell Ponte. Gilda, directed by Charles Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching Casper the Friendly Ghost.
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Gilda

Gilda

Directed by: Charles Vidor

Starring: Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, George Macready, Joseph Calleia

Country: United States of America

Strange Impersonation

Strange Impersonation

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Starring: Brenda Marshall, William Gargan, Hillary Brooke, George Chandler

Swing Parade of 1946

Swing Parade of 1946

Directed by: Phil Karlson

Starring: Gale Storm, Phil Regan, Moe Howard, Larry Fine

Sentimental Journey

Sentimental Journey

Directed by: Walter Lang

Starring: John Payne, Maureen O'Hara, William Bendix, Cedric Hardwicke

Song of Arizona

Song of Arizona

Directed by: Frank McDonald

Starring: Roy Rogers, Trigger, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Dale Evans

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Blessed Antonia of Florence (d. 1472)
  • Saint Silvana
  • Saint Rufinus
  • Saint Oswald (d. 992)
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Events

  • Combined Chiefs of Staff reveal that the American, Canadian, and British Governments had experimented with building ice ships during 1942-43. The Habbakuk project was to create a two-million-ton ship made of ice and wood pulp, 2000 feet long, 300 feet wide, as a floating aircraft base.

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Music charts

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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Personality
  2. - Seems Like Old Times
  3. - Atlanta G.A.
  4. - Oh! What It Seemed To Be
  5. - Hey! Ba-Ba-Re-Bop

TV Series

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Casper the Friendly Ghost

Casper the Friendly Ghost

Der Augenzeuge

Der Augenzeuge

It's a Gift

It's a Gift

Starring: John Reed King

Country: United States of America

Composer at the Piano

Composer at the Piano

Starring: Annette Mills, Alan Murray, Eleanor Fayre, Leslie Julian Jones

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

On Stage, Everybody (1945 TV Series)

On Stage, Everybody (1945 TV Series)

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