Friday 29 March 1946
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jean-Pierre Denis and Ronald Farrow.
To Each His Own, directed by Mitchell Leisen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
while The Miracle of the Bells by Russell Janne was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- St. Bertold (d.1179)
- Blessed Hugo (d.1239)
- St. Ludolf of Ratzeburg (d.1250)
- St. Eustace
- Memorial day and commemoration of the 1947 revolt against French colonisation in Madagascar
- Youth Day in Taiwan
- Festival of Ishtar.
- St. Jonas (d. 327)
- Ronald Farrow: Radio producer / priest.
- Jean-Pierre Denis: French film director and screenwriter.
- James Boyle: Scottish broadcaster.
- Paul Herman: American actor.
- Richard Holmes: English soldier and historian (d. 2011).
- Billy Thorpe: English-Australian singer-songwriter guitarist and producer (Billy Thorpe & the Aztecs) (d. 2007).
- Rigo Tovar: Mexican singer-songwriter and actor (d. 2005).
- Bruce Weber: American fashion photographer.
- Dennis Wolfberg: Comedian (Quantum Leap), dies from cancer at 48.
- Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico, one of Mexico's leading universities, is founded.
- The Gold Coast has an African majority in its parliament.
- A 14-meter high tsunami strikes Hilo and Laupāhoehoe on the Big Island of Hawaii 173 are killed, thousands injured.
- The Malayan Union is formed.
- Singapore becomes a Crown colony.
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Top #2 songs in the USA
- Phil Harris - The Darktown Poker Club
- One-Zy, Two-Zy (I Love You-Zy) - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra
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