It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
- Dark Passage
directed by Delmer Daves
starring: Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Bruce Bennett
directed by Vittorio De Sica
starring: Rinaldo Smordoni, Franco Interlenghi, Annielo Mele
- Body and Soul
directed by Robert Rossen
starring: John Garfield, Lilli Palmer, Hazel Brooks
- Down to Earth
directed by Alexander Hall
starring: Rita Hayworth, Larry Parks, Marc Platt
- Life with Father
directed by Michael Curtiz
starring: William Powell, Irene Dunne, Elizabeth Taylor
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What news were making the headlines those days in September 1947 ?
TIME Magazine Cover: C.S. Lewis -- Sep. 8, 1947
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
by Thomas B. Costain
Vivid and dramatic story of a great conspiracy and a great love, set in 15th century France. King Charles VII, Agnes Sorel - his mistress, Jaques Coeur - the king's moneyman - history's first great merchant prince.
by Laura Z. Hobson
A landmark novel that ranked #1 on the New York Times bestseller list for five months straight, Gentleman’s Agreement speaks to the pervasive nature of prejudice after World War II—an issue just as relevant today as when the book was first published Journalist Philip Green has just moved to New York City from California when the Third Reich falls.
by Kenneth Roberts
Lydia Bailey, by Roberts, Kenneth
Edo Small Plane Floats Rare Full Page Photos (1947)
Kayser Fit all proportions. Hosiery lingerie, underwear (1947)
Great Northern Railways Empire Builder The New Empire Builder-a very nice way to travel (1947)
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