Sunday 10 August 1947
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Life with Father, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 10 August 1947 ?
- Roman festivals - Opalia, festival in honor of Ops
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Laurence
- Prisoner's Justice Day - Canada.
- Independence Day in Ecuador -- Movement began in Quito in 1809. Independence not achieved till May 1822.
- St. Deusdedit
- Ancient Latvia - Labrenca Diena held
- St. Blaan
- Anwar Ibrahim: Anwar Ibrahim is a Malaysian politician.
- Ian Anderson: Scottish musician, the flamboyant lead singer and moving spirit with the group Jethro Tull, playing rock'n'roll flute.
- John Spencer: English rugby player and manager.
- Alan Ward: English cricketer.
- Drupi : Italian pop-rock singer, best known for the songs "Vado via", "Piccola e fragile", "Sereno è" and "Due".
- Bonnie Raine: American nun and college professor.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1947 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Near You - Francis Craig & His Orchestra
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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