Friday June 28, 1946

US date format: 6/28/1946, UK date format: 28/6/1946

It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 28, 1946). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Gilda Radner and Robert Xavier Rodriguez. Sunset Pass, directed by William Berke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946 On TV people were watching King's Party Line.
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Movies

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Sunset Pass

Directed by: William Berke

Starring: James Warren, Nan Leslie, John Laurenz, Jane Greer

The Stranger

Directed by: Orson Welles

Starring: Orson Welles, Edward G. Robinson, Loretta Young, Philip Merivale

Country: United States of America

Colorado Serenade

Directed by: Robert Emmett Tansey

Starring: Eddie Dean, Roscoe Ates, David Sharpe, Mary Kenyon

The Unknown

Directed by: Henry Levin

Starring: Karen Morley, Jim Bannon, Jeff Donnell, Mark Roberts

Smoky

Directed by: Louis King

Starring: Fred MacMurray, Anne Baxter, Bruce Cabot, Esther Dale

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of June 28, 1946?


    Holidays

  • Feast of St Irenaeus of Lyon
  • Vidovdan, Orthodox religious holiday commemorating St. Vitus
  • National Handshake Day

    Events

  • Permanent radio play-by-play of Cleveland Indians games begins
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 28, 1946?


    Top #3 songs in the USA

  1. Perry Como - Surrender
  2. Surrender - Woody Herman & His Orchestra
  3. To Each His Own - Eddy Howard & His Orchestra

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

King's Party Line

Starring: John Reed King, Jim Brown

Country: United States of America

Face to Face

Starring: Eddie Dunn, Bill Dunn

Country: United States of America

For the Children

Starring: Anthony Quayle, Richard Burton, Michael Bates, Alan Badel

Lights Out

Starring: Frank Gallop, Jack La Rue

Country: United States of America

Serving Through Science

Starring: Guthrie McClintock

Country: United States of America

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