Tuesday 12 August 1947
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Life with Father, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 12 August 1947 ?
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Sam Rosen: American sportscaster.
Stefano Benni: Italian author of satirical texts who writes for Beppe Grillo.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1947 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
Near You - Francis Craig & His Orchestra
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1947?
- Life: Ella Raines
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Captain Illingworth -- Aug. 11, 1947
- Life: Renaissance Venice
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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.
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.
Lydia Bailey (International Collectors Library)488 pp. 8vo. William Morris replica binding - navy blue boards, gilt titles & decorations, purple ribbon marker bound in. Maps on endpapers.
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