Monday 29 May 1944
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Helmut Berger and Bob Benmosche.
Since You Went Away, directed by John Cromwell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
while Strange Fruit by Lillian Smith was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 29 May 1944 ?
- Nigeria: Democracy Day.
- Saint Theodosia
- Bah�'f Faith: Ascension of Bah�'u'llah.
- United Kingdom: Oak Apple Day.
- Venezuela: Tree Day.
- Saint Erwin
- Saint Maximinus of Trier
- Argentina: Army Day.
- Blessed Adhemar
- Helmut Berger: Actor (Ash Wednesday, Damned, Picture of Dorian Gray).
- Bob Benmosche: American businessman (d. 2015).
- Quentin Davies: Baron Davies of Stamford English soldier and politician Shadow Secretary of State for Northern Ireland.
- British troops occupy Aprilia, Italy.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1944 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- I'll Be Seeing You - Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra (Vocal Frank Sinatra)
- Good Night, Wherever You Are - Russ Morgan & His Orchestra
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