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
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1947 ?
TIME Magazine Cover: C.S. Lewis -- Sep. 8, 1947
Esquire Magazine cover
The Miracle of the Bells - Russell Janne
The Moneyman - Thomas B. Costain
Gentleman's Agreement - Laura Z. Hobson
Lydia Bailey - Kenneth Roberts
New Dodge Its a ship AND Rain Beau NYTWIST Fishing Line (1947)
Farnesiana De Caron Perfume Original (1947)
The Heiress Wendy Hiller Lux Soap Photo (1947)
Tell the world why Thursday, 11 September 1947 is such a special date for you!