Thursday 31 January 1946
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Glynn Turman in New York City and Jonathan Banks in Washington DC.
Terror by Night, directed by Roy William Neill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
while The River Road by Frances Parkinson Keyes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching It's a Gift.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 31 January 1946 ?
- Blessed Ludovica
- Saint Geminianus
- Saint Marcella
- Saint Pedro Nolasco
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Bosco, patron saint of educators, circus artists and magicians.
- Glynn Turman in New York City: New York, USA; actor (Lew - Peyton Place, Manimal, Centennial).
- Jonathan Banks in Washington DC: USA; actor (Armed and Dangerous, Cold Steel).
- Wolfgang Stumph: German actor and cabaret artist.
- Sylvia Hitchcock: American model Miss Universe 1967 (d. 2015).
- Terry Kath: rock guitarist (Chicago), accidently shot in head at age 32.
- Yugoslavia's new constitution, modeling the Soviet Union, establishes six constituent republics (Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia).
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1946 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Oh! What It Seemed to Be - Frankie Carle & His Orchestra (Vocal Marjorie Hughes)
- Johnny Mercer - Personality
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