Wednesday 9 July 1947
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Brute Force, directed by Jules Dassin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
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Which were the important events of 9 July 1947 ?
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Our Lady of Peace.
- Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day: Martyrdom of the B�b.
- Palau - Constitution Day.
- Argentina - Independence Day.
- Roman festival - Caprotinia, or feasts of Juno Caprotina.
- Haruomi Hosono: Japanese singer-songwriter bass player and producer (Yellow Magic Orchestra and Happy End).
- Patrick Wormald: English historian (d. 2004).
- OJ Simpson: American football player and actor.
- Mitch Mitchell: English drummer (The Jimi Hendrix Experience) (Born 1947).
- Mark Jacobson: American contemporary artist and sculptor known for his light, simple and bold lines.
- Jerney Kaagman: Dutch singer (Earth, Wind & Fire)
- Orenthal Simpson: San Francisco sports Champions
- O(renthal) J(ames) Simpson in San Francisco: California, USA; NFL running back (Buffalo Bills) / actor.
- O Simpson: American professional football player with the Buffalo Bills for nine years, winner of the 1968 Heisman Trophy and holder of major NFL records. He became a multi-millionaire with endorsements, plus TV and magazine commercials. After his football retirement, Simpson went on to star in movies, worked as a professional sports interviewer and continued making multiple endorsements.
- Lucjan Zeligowski: Polish general (Born 1865).
- Spain votes for Franco monarchy
- The engagement of Britain's Princess Elizabeth to Lt. Philip Mountbatten is announced.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1947 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Tallahassee - Bing Crosby & Andrews Sisters
- Smoke! Smoke! Smoke! (That Cigarette) - Tex Williams & The Western Caravan
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