Monday 8 December 1947
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
The Bishop's Wife, directed by Henry Koster, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
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- Malta - Public Holiday.
- Panama - Mother's Day
- Romania - Constitution Day
- Bulgaria - Day of the Student (studentski praznik)
- R.C. Saints - The solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary: a Holy Day of Obligation
- Italy - In Milan, the opera season starts.
- Buddhism - The Enlightenment of Gautama Buddha
- Afflux (50 Aftermath) (Discordianism)
- Gerard Blanc: French singer.
- Gregg Allman in Nashville: Tennessee, USA; guitarist/vocalist (Allman Brothers Band).
- Frans Leijnse: Dutch politician (PvdA second Chamber).
- Gérard Blanc: French singer, leader of the group Martin Circus.
- Gregg Allman: American musician who formed the "Allman Brothers Band.
- Francis Huster: French film actor and director, comedian, scriptwriter, his father Charles was commercial director of Lancia and his mother was of Jewish Polish descent. He studied acting at Paris Conservatoire with René Simon and Antoine Vitez, and joined the "Comédie-Française" in 1971.
- Belinda Balaski in Inglewood: California, USA; actor (Cannonball, Proud Men, Howling).
- Geoff Daking: Rocker
- Chava Alberstein: Israeli singer, lyricist, composer, and musical arranger
- Thomas Cech: American chemist and academic Nobel Prize laureate
- Kati-Claudia Fofonoff: Finnish author and poet
- Margaret Geller: American astrophysicist astronomer and academic
- Bruce Kimmel: American actor director and producer
- Caribbean Carnival opens at International Theater NYC for 11 performances
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