Tuesday 2 December 1947
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
The Bishop's Wife, directed by Henry Koster, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Laos - National Day
- United Arab Emirates - National Day (independence from Britain, 1971)
- R.C. Saints - St Bibiana
- Patrick Segal: French sportsman, writer, moviemaker and politician.
- Ivan Atanassov Petrov: Bulgarian neurologist.
- Isaac Bitton: Moroccan-French drummer and songwriter (Les Variations).
- Tommy Jenkins: English footballer and manager.
- Ivan Petrov: Bulgarian neurologist and author.
- Michael Green: English TV / video producer
- Anne Buyl: Belgian dancer.
- Leonard Lightfoot: American actor, portraying the role of the lawyer in the TV sitcom "Silver Spoons."
- Reggie Wells: American make-up artist who became known for his long-time (since 1989) association with Oprah Winfrey as her make-up expert. He has been the artistic genius behind many of the covers of "O," Oprah's magazine which normally features a photograph of her on its cover. The former teacher won an Emmy for his cosmetics styling. His 1998 book "Face Painting" and his TV shows aimed at teaching women how to enhance their beauty have added to his fame.
- Rudolf Scharping: German politician, Social Democrats SPD. He studied politics, sociology and law at the University of Bonn. He joined the Social Democratic Party (SPD) in 1966.
- 13th Heisman Trophy Award: Johnny Lujack, Notre Dame (quarterback).
- Jerusalem Riots of 1947: Riots break out in Jerusalem in response to the approval of the 1947 UN Partition Plan.
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