Wednesday 30 October 1946
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ian McGeechan and Lynne Marta in Philadelphia.
The Strange Woman, directed by Edgar Ulmer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
while This Side of Innocence by Taylor Caldwell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Paging You.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- St. Marcel
- Bl. John Slade
- St. Theonestus
- St. Talacrian
- St. Herbert
- St. Serapion
- USA - Mischief Night in some areas (known as Devil's Night in Detroit)
- St. Macarius
- Also see October 30 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Zenobius & Zenobia
- St. Saturninus
- St. Dorothy of Montau
- St. Artemas
- St. Arilda
- St. Alfonso Rodrfguez
- Calendar of Saints - October 30th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: Bl. Angelus of Acri
- St. Maximus
- Ian McGeechan: Scottish rugby player.
- Lynne Marta in Philadelphia: Pennsylvania, USA; actress (Love American Style).
- Robert L "Hoot" Gibson in Cooperstown: New York, USA; US Navy/astronaut (STS 41B, 61C, 27).
- Andrea Mitchell in New York City: New York, USA; newscaster (NBC-TV, Summer Sunday USA).
- Glen Combs: American basketball player.
- Robert Gibson: American captain pilot and astronaut
- Anthony Shorrocks: English economist author and academic
- Chris Slade: Welsh drummer (Asia Manfred Mann's Earth Band AC/DC and Uriah Heep)
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1946 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Frank Sinatra - The Things We Did Last Summer
- Rumors Are Flying - Billy Butterfield & His Orchestra (Vocal Pat O'Connor)
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