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Thursday 6 March 1947

It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Martin Kove and Dick Fosbury. Ivan the Terrible, Part I, directed by Sergei Eisenstein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Small Fry Club.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

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 ?

Small Fry Club

Starring: Bob Emery, Howard J. Schuman

Country: United States

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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 March 1947 ?

Holidays:
  • In Ghana, - The National independence day.
  • Casimir Pulaski Day in Illinois (2006, first Monday of March).
  • Saint Chrodegang
  • Saint Fridolin
  • Saint Coleta of Ghent
Famous Birthdays:
  • Martin Kove: American actor.
  • Dick Fosbury: American high jumper, won olympic track & field gold medal at 1968 games.
  • Rob Reiner: American actor, director, producer, and activist.
  • John Stossel: American journalist who virtually pioneered consumer reporting on television, garnering more than 19 Emmys.
  • Kiki Dee: British singer.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • XB-45, 1st US 4-engine jet bomber, makes 1st test flight, Muroc, California
  • XB-45, first US 4-engine jet bomber, makes first test flight, Muroc, California.
  • USS ''Newport News'', the first completely air-conditioned warship,!--what does that make wartime submarines...?-- is launched in Newport News, Virginia.

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?

  • Life: Renaissance man
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Sen. Joseph H. Ball -- Mar. 3, 1947
  • 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

From Library Journal: Kenneth Roberts wrote a number of these inflated historical romances, which were artful enough to snag him a special Pulitzer citation. This 1947 outing features Albion Hamlin, who comes to Boston in 1800 to defend a man ...

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