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Sunday 9 November 1947

1947-11-09

It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Out of the Past, directed by Jacques Tourneur, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Out of the Past

Directed by: Jacques Tourneur

Starring: Robert Mitchum, Jane Greer, Kirk Douglas

Country: United States

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Gentleman's Agreement

Directed by: Elia Kazan

Starring: Gregory Peck, Dorothy McGuire, John Garfield

Country: United States

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Forever Amber

Directed by: Otto Preminger

Starring: Linda Darnell, Cornel Wilde, Richard Greene

Country: United States

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Nightmare Alley

Directed by: Edmund Goulding

Starring: Tyrone Power, Joan Blondell, Coleen Gray

Country: United States

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Song of Love

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Paul Henreid, Robert Walker

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Viewers' Viewpoint

Country: United Kingdom

Stump the Stars

Written by: Mike Stokey

Starring: Mike Stokey, Vincent Price

Country: United States

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Eye Witness

Starring: Ben Grauer

Country: United States

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Meet the Press

Starring: David Gregory, Tim Russert, Lawrence E. Spivak, Chuck Todd

Country: United States

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The Handle Bar

Starring: Jimmy Edwards, Charmian Innes, Humphrey Lestocq, Barry Phelps

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 November 1947 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholicism - Dedication of the Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano, Cathedral of the Pope (memorial feast day)
  • Also see November 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Cambodia - Independence Day (1953)
  • Pakistan - Allama Iqbal Day (1877)
  • Germany - November 9th is often called Germany's Schicksalstag (day of fate) due to the events of 1848, 1918, 1923, 1938, and 1989.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Robert Hall: TV Actor.
  • Erin Sullivan: Canadian professional astrologer with an international practice, she is a lecturer and author of several books, including "Saturn in Transit" (2001), "Retrograde Planets" (2006) and "The Astrology of Family Dynamics" (2008) among others.
  • Robert David Hall: American actor.
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Facts:
  • Junagadh is annexed as to Indian military intervention.

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Music Charts

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

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Frank Sinatra - So Far
  2. So Far - Margaret Whiting
  3. Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra - Ballerina
  4. The Whistler - Sam Donahue & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Ballet beauties
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Robert A. Chappuis -- Nov. 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

Lydia Bailey, by Roberts, Kenneth

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