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Thursday 30 August 1945

It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include David Schiff . State Fair, directed by Walter Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945 while The Robe by Lloyd C. Douglas was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

State Fair

Directed by: Walter Lang

Starring: Jeanne Crain, Dana Andrews, Dick Haymes

Country: United States

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Love Letters

Directed by: William Dieterle

Starring: Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten, Ann Richards

Country: United States

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The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry

Directed by: Robert Siodmak

Starring: George Sanders, Ella Raines, Geraldine Fitzgerald

Country: United States

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Ziegfeld Follies

Directed by: Lemuel Ayers

Starring: William Powell, Judy Garland, Lucille Ball

Country: United States

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Lady on a Train

Directed by: Charles David

Starring: Deanna Durbin, Ralph Bellamy, David Bruce

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 30 August 1945 ?

  • International Day of the Disappeared
  • Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
  • Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day
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  • 12th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Green Bay 19, All-Stars 7 (92,753)
  • Dmitri Shostakovitch completes his 9th Symphony
  • Gen MacArthur lands in Japan
  • Hong Kong is liberated from Japan by British Armed Forces.
  • The Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces, General Douglas MacArthur lands at Atsugi Air Force Base.

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Robe

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

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Cass Timberlane

By: Sinclair Lewis


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The White Tower

By: James Ramsey Ullman

Great early 20th Century story with an intriguing twist near the end

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Forever Amber

By: Kathleen Winsor

Abandoned pregnant and penniless on the teeming streets of London, 16-year-old Amber St. Clare manages, by using her wits, beauty, and courage, to climb to the highest position a woman could achieve in Restoration England—that of favorite mistress of the ...

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