Sunday 9 February 1947
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Joe Ely in Amarillo and Reinhard Adler.
Angel and the Badman, directed by James Edward Grant, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching Dancing on Air.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 February 1947 ?
- Saint Apollonia, patron saint of dentists and dental technicians
- Saint Ansbert of Rouen
- Saint Maroon's Day - Lebanon
- Joe Ely in Amarillo: Texas, USA; country vocalist (Honky Tonk Masquerade).
- Reinhard Adler: German footballer.
- Michel Lamarche: Canadian professional wrestler.
- Carla Del Ponte: Swiss lawyer and diplomat.
- Joe Ely: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Flatlanders and Los Super Seven).
- Bank robber Willie Sutton escapes jail in Philadelphia
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1947 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Three Flames - Open The Door, Richard
- Open The Door, Richard! - Count Basie & His Orchestra
- Open The Door, Richard (Part 1) - Dusty Fletcher
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