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Saturday 1 March 1947

It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Alan Thicke . Ivan the Terrible, Part I, directed by Sergei Eisenstein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Dancing on Air.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Ivan the Terrible, Part I

Directed by: Sergei Eisenstein

Starring: Nikolai Cherkasov, Lyudmila Tselikovskaya, Serafima Birman

Country: United States

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Boomerang!

Directed by: Elia Kazan

Starring: Dana Andrews, Jane Wyatt, Lee J. Cobb

Country: United States

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The Two Mrs. Carrolls

Directed by: Peter Godfrey

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Barbara Stanwyck, Alexis Smith

Country: United States

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Pursued

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Teresa Wright, Robert Mitchum, Judith Anderson

Country: United States

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The Sea of Grass

Directed by: Elia Kazan

Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, Robert Walker

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Bristol-Myers Tele-Varieties

Starring: Jinx Falkenburg, Tex McCrary

Country: United States

Melody Bar Ranch

Country: United States

Squeaky Mulligan, the Talking Cat

Starring: Al Jarvis, Arlene Gray, Mike Jarvis, Russell Jefferson

Country: United States

Know Your New York

Starring: Evelyn Peterson, Don Roper

Country: United States

The Army Hour

Country: United States

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Find out your future

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 March 1947 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Eudoxia
  • Self Injury Awareness Day
  • Historically, March 1st was considered to be the beginning of the Roman 'work year' as January (the official first month) and February were unfit for warfare. The numerical Latin names of some months reflect this. (September = Seventh, October = Eighth, November = Ninth, December = Tenth). (see New Year).
  • Korea - Independence Movement Day (Samiljeol; ???).
  • Saint David's Day (National Holiday of Wales).
Famous Birthdays:
  • Alan Thicke: Canadian-American writer, TV host, sitcom veteran actor, composer, humorist and recording artist.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • International Monetary Fund begins operations.
  • The International Monetary Fund begins financial operations.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1947 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Pied Pipers - Open the Door, Richard
  2. Heartaches (Victor rec) - Ted Weems & His Orchestra
  3. Dinah Shore - Anniversary Song
  4. How Are Things in Glocca Mora - Buddy Clark

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 1947?

  • Esquire
  • Life: Coed clothes
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: King George II -- Feb. 24, 1947

Books

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

The Moneyman

By: Thomas B. Costain

The Moneyman By Thomas B. Costain 1947 Hardcover. Thrilling story of a great conspiracy and Romance in the Court of King VII Published by Doubleday & Comp.

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Gentleman's Agreement

By: Laura Z. Hobson

The plot of GENTLEMAN'S AGREEMENT concerns the experiences of a young Gentile writer who poses as a Jew in order to secure material on anti-Semitism for a series of magazine articles.

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Lydia Bailey

By: Kenneth Roberts

Book by Roberts, Kenneth

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Videogames

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