Wednesday 5 February 1947
It was Wednesday, 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
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 5 February 1947 ?
- Kashmir Day observes as public holiday in Pakistan.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agatha of Sicily, patron saint of firework makers and glass blowers.
- Saint Bertolf
- Clemente Mastella: Italian politician Italian Minister of Justice.
- Darrell Waltrip: American race car driver and sportscaster.
- Mary Louise Cleave in Southampton: New York, USA; PhD/astronaut (STS 61-B, STS 30).
- Claude King: Singer.
- David Ladd in Los Angeles: California, USA; actor (Raymie, Catlow, Misty, Deathline).
- David Ladd: American actor, filmmaker and noted family, the son of actor Alan Ladd. At the age of ten, he was playing roles in "The Big Land," "The Proud Rebel," "A Dog of Flanders" and "Misty."
- Benoît Jacquot: French film director and screenwriter who has had a varied career in European cinema. He has directed over forty films, the most notable of which to American audiences are La Désenchantée (1990), starring Judith Godrèche, and A Single Girl (1995), starring Virginie Ledoyen.
- Regina Duarte: Brazilian actress
- Bolewet Beirut becomes President of Poland.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1947 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Managua, Nicaragus - Kay Kyser & His Orchestra
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Retro and Vintage gifts
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