Wednesday 7 May 1947
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Emmanuel Krivine .
Born to Kill, directed by Robert Wise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching Kraft Theatre.
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Which were the important events of 7 May 1947 ?
- 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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