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 ?
Esquire Magazine cover
TIME Magazine Cover: C.S. Lewis -- Sep. 8, 1947
The Miracle of the Bells - Russell Janne
The Moneyman - Thomas B. Costain
Gentleman's Agreement - Laura Z. Hobson
Lydia Bailey - Kenneth Roberts
Bausch & Lomb Binocular Youll Be Amazed (1947)
Simoniz Wax Have Lovelier Floors (1947)
General Electric Radio Ad Model 140 (1947)
Tell the world why Thursday, 11 September 1947 is such a special date for you!