Friday 28 January 1944
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include James Cran and Susan Howard.
Jane Eyre, directed by Robert Stevenson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
while The Robe by Lloyd C. Douglas was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching At Home.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 28 January 1944 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
- James Cran: British politician and Member of Parliament, returned at General Election 6/11/1987.
- Susan Howard: American actress and screenwriter.
- John Tavener: English composer (d. 2013).
- Brian Keenan in New York City: New York, USA; rock drummer (Chamber Brothers - "Time Has Come Today").
- Bobby Ball: English comedian actor and singer.
- Tim Heald: English journalist and author.
- Rosalía Mera: Spanish businesswoman co-founded Inditex and Zara (d. 2013).
- John Edmonds: British trade unionist.
- Martin Fried: rocker (Cyrkle - "Red Rubber Ball").
- U-271 and U-571 sunk off Ireland
- 683 British bombers attack Berlin.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1944 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Tommy Dorsey & Jo Stafford & Pied Pipers - Embraceable You
- My Shining Hour - Glen Gray & Casa Loma Orchestra
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