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
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)
Tell the world why Thursday, 11 September 1947 is such a special date for you!