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Monday 28 May 1945

It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on May 28, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Edinburgh (Scotland) and John Fogerty. Wonder Man, directed by H. Bruce Humberstone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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What the sky looked like on 28 May 1945

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Wonder Man

Directed by: H. Bruce Humberstone

Starring: Danny Kaye, Virginia Mayo, Vera-Ellen, Donald Woods

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China's Little Devils

Directed by: Monta Bell

Starring: Harry Carey, Paul Kelly, 'Ducky' Louie, Gloria Ann Chew

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Back to Bataan

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Starring: John Wayne, Anthony Quinn, Beulah Bondi, Fely Franquelli

Country: United States

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Flame of Barbary Coast

Directed by: Joseph Kane

Starring: John Wayne, Ann Dvorak, Joseph Schildkraut, William Frawley

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The Missing Corpse

Directed by: Albert Herman

Starring: J. Edward Bromberg, Isabel Randolph, Frank Jenks, Eric Sinclair

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Germain of Paris
  • Republic Day in Azerbaijan and Armenia (both 1918).
  • Lanfranc
  • Bernard of Menthon
  • Augustine of Canterbury
Famous Birthdays:
  • John Fogerty: American musician, one of rock's great singer-composer-guitarists who ranked alongside Chuck Berry and Buddy Holly.
  • Edinburgh (Scotland)
  • Patch Adams: American physician, famed over the years throughout the medical community for charging no fees, carrying no malpractice insurance and living with his patients in a country farm setting.
  • Esther Galil
  • Hilary Abramson: American publicist, a former reporter for a metropolitan paper.
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Facts:
  • William Joyce (quotLord Haw-Hawquot) is captured. He is later charged with high treason in London for his English-language wartime broadcasts on German radio, convicted, and then hanged in January 1946.
  • German communists, led by Walter Ulbricht, arrive in Berlin.
  • Dutch painter Han van Meegeren is arrested for collaboration with the Nazis, but the paintings he had sold to Hermann Göring (Koch) are later found to be his fakes.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 28, 1945 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1945 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Johnnie Johnston - Laura
  2. Dream (When You're Feeling Blue) - Frank Sinatra
  3. Good, Good, Good (That's You-That's You) - Xavier Cugat & His Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra
  4. You Belong To My Heart - Bing Crosby (Xavier Cugat Orchestra)

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