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Sunday 9 March 1947

It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include David Kennerly and Alain Toutain. The Red House, directed by Delmer Daves, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Small Fry Club.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

The Red House

Directed by: Delmer Daves

Starring: Edward G. Robinson, Lon McCallister, Judith Anderson

Country: United States

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Ivan the Terrible, Part I

Directed by: Sergei Eisenstein

Starring: Nikolai Cherkasov, Lyudmila Tselikovskaya, Serafima Birman

Country: United States

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Boomerang!

Directed by: Elia Kazan

Starring: Dana Andrews, Jane Wyatt, Lee J. Cobb

Country: United States

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The Two Mrs. Carrolls

Directed by: Peter Godfrey

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Barbara Stanwyck, Alexis Smith

Country: United States

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Pursued

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Teresa Wright, Robert Mitchum, Judith Anderson

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Small Fry Club

Starring: Bob Emery, Howard J. Schuman

Country: United States

Bristol-Myers Tele-Varieties

Starring: Jinx Falkenburg, Tex McCrary

Country: United States

Melody Bar Ranch

Country: United States

Squeaky Mulligan, the Talking Cat

Starring: Al Jarvis, Arlene Gray, Mike Jarvis, Russell Jefferson

Country: United States

Know Your New York

Starring: Evelyn Peterson, Don Roper

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 March 1947 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Frances of Rome.
  • Belize - Baron Bliss Day.
  • Saint Gregory of Nyssa
Famous Birthdays:
  • David Kennerly: American writer, a journalist and photographer; the personal photographer of President Gerald Ford.
  • Alain Toutain: French rapist of a ten-year-old girl on 12/10/1986, near Rouen, France.
  • Richard Adams: Filipino-American activist (d. 2012).
  • Keri Hulme: New Zealand author and poet.
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Facts:
  • US Mens Figure Skating championship won by Richard Button
  • US Ladies Figure Skating Championship won by Gretchen Merrill.
  • Carrie Chapman Catt dies in New Rochelle.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1947 ?

Top #5 songs in the USA
  1. How Are Things in Glocca Mora? - Martha Tilton
  2. Frank Sinatra - That's How Much I Love You
  3. Andy Russell - Anniversary Song
  4. Open The Door, Richard - Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five
  5. Open the Door, Richard - Charioteers

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 1947?

  • Life: Renaissance man
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Sen. Joseph H. Ball -- Mar. 3, 1947
  • Esquire

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Moneyman

By: Thomas B. Costain

The Moneyman By Thomas B. Costain 1947 Hardcover. Thrilling story of a great conspiracy and Romance in the Court of King VII Published by Doubleday & Comp.

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Gentleman's Agreement

By: Laura Z. Hobson

The plot of GENTLEMAN'S AGREEMENT concerns the experiences of a young Gentile writer who poses as a Jew in order to secure material on anti-Semitism for a series of magazine articles.

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Lydia Bailey

By: Kenneth Roberts

Book by Roberts, Kenneth

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Videogames

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