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Thursday 11 September 1947

1947-09-11

It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Dark Passage, directed by Delmer Daves, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Dark Passage

Dark Passage

Directed by: Delmer Daves

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Bruce Bennett

Country: United States

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Shoeshine

Shoeshine

Directed by: Vittorio De Sica

Starring: Rinaldo Smordoni, Franco Interlenghi, Annielo Mele

Country: United States

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Body and Soul

Body and Soul

Directed by: Robert Rossen

Starring: John Garfield, Lilli Palmer, Hazel Brooks

Country: United States

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Down to Earth

Down to Earth

Directed by: Alexander Hall

Starring: Rita Hayworth, Larry Parks, Marc Platt

Country: United States

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Life with Father

Life with Father

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: William Powell, Irene Dunne, Elizabeth Taylor

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Walter Compton News

The Walter Compton News

Starring: Walter Compton

Country: United States

Saturday Night at the Palace

Saturday Night at the Palace

Starring: Doreen Austin

Country: United Kingdom

Play the Game

Play the Game

Starring: Robert McDermott

Country: United Kingdom

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Seaside Concert Parties

Seaside Concert Parties

Starring: Harry Brunning, Ken Douglas, Jimmy Edwards, Leonard Henry

Country: United Kingdom

Musical Merry-Go-Round

Musical Merry-Go-Round

Starring: Jack Kilty, Frederick DeWilde, Penny Gerard, Eve Young

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 11 September 1947 ?

Famous Birthdays:
  • Donatello : Italian singer, mainly successful in the first half of the 1970s.
  • Larry Cox: American baseball player, a right-handed catcher who played with the Philadelphia Phillies (1973-1975), Seattle Mariners (1977), Chicago Cubs (1978), Seattle Mariners (1979-1980), Texas Rangers (1981) and Chicago Cubs (1982).
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: C.S. Lewis -- Sep. 8, 1947
  • Life: Little English girl hugging Dog
  • 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

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

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: Kenneth Roberts

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