Monday 11 August 1947
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Catherine Collard and Sergey Kovalneko.
Life with Father, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching Play the Game.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Or have a look at the whole 1947.
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 11 August 1947 ?
- Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
- Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
- Taiwan - Valentine's Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
- St. Chromatius
- St. Equitius
- St. Gery/Gaugericus
- St. Susanna
- Catherine Collard: French pianist (Schumann / Brahms).
- Sergey Kovalneko: USSR -- Basketball (1968 Olympics - Bronze Medalist).
- Diether Krebs: German actor, comedian and cabaret artist.
- Georges Pernoud: French journalist, television personality and producer who is best known for his "Thalassa" program, created in 1975 and dedicated to the sea.
- Theo de Jong: Dutch footballer coach and manager.
- Georgios Karatzaferis: Greek journalist and politician
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1947 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Near You - Francis Craig & His Orchestra
Search For Your Ancestors
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?