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Monday 3 February 1947

1947-02-03

It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Lady in the Lake, directed by Robert Montgomery, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Lady in the Lake

Directed by: Robert Montgomery

Starring: Robert Montgomery, Audrey Totter, Lloyd Nolan

Country: United States

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13 Rue Madeleine

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

Starring: James Cagney, Annabella, Richard Conte

Country: United States

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Sinbad, the Sailor

Directed by: Richard Wallace

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Maureen O'Hara, Walter Slezak

Country: United States

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Dead Reckoning

Directed by: John Cromwell

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Lizabeth Scott, Morris Carnovsky

Country: United States

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Angels and Demons

Directed by: Antnio Lopes Ribeiro

Starring: Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, Peter Lorre

Country: United States

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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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 3 February 1947 ?

Holidays:
  • Saints Berlindis, Celsa and Nona.
  • Japan - the festival of Setsubun before spring.
  • United States - Four Chaplains Day.
  • Saint Blaise, Catholics visit churches to have their throats blessed.
  • Saint Ansgar, patron saint of Denmark
Famous Birthdays:
  • Joe Coleman baseball pitcher (Washington Nationals: Detroit Tigers).
  • Koos Alberts: [Krommenhoek]; Dutch vocalist ("Many More Years to Come").
  • Dave Davies: British musician who organized "The Kinks" in late '63 with his brother Ray, playing a sizzling corkscrewing guitar.
  • Melanie [Safka] in Astoria: New York, USA; singer/songwriter (Candles in the Rain).
  • Paul Auster: American author and director whose writing blends absurdism, existentialism, crime fiction, and the search for identity and personal meaning in works such as The New York Trilogy (1987), Moon Palace (1989), The Music of Chance (1990), The Book of Illusions (2002), and The Brooklyn Follies (2005).
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • 1st black reporter in Congressional press gallery (Percival Prattis)
  • Anchorage, Alaska, reaches a record low temperature: -38 degrees F.
  • The lowest temperature in North America is recorded in Snag, Yukon.

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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Managua, Nicaragus - Kay Kyser & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Three women on sled
  • Time: Board chairman of the Alleghany Corp
  • Esquire

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

Lydia Bailey, by Roberts, Kenneth

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