Wednesday 7 May 1947
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Born to Kill, directed by Robert Wise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
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- USA - National Masturbation Day (Declared by Good_Vibrations_(sex_toy_business)) Now in its 11th year - 
- Blessed Gisela (died 1060)
- Saint Domitian of Huy, apostle of the Meuse valley
- Bulgaria - Radio and Television Day (see above)
- Russia - Radio Day (commemorating the work of Alexander Popov)
- Saint Flavia Domitilla
- Emmanuel Krivine: French musician and conductor, a violinist by training.
- General MacArthur approves Japanese constitution
- Paraguayian Government unleashes contra revolt.
- US General Douglas MacArthur approves Japanese constitution.
- Kraft Television Theater debuts, running for the next 11 years.
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