Thursday 18 December 1947
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
A Double Life, directed by George Cukor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 18 December 1947 ?
- Roman festivals - Feast of Epona (during Saturnalia)
- R.C. Saints - Gatianus of Tours
- Also see December 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Niger - Republic Day (autonomous in 1958)
- Greek Orthodox Church ? Feast of Sebastian the Martyr
- Leonid Yuzefovich: Russian author and screenwriter.
- Eddie Antar: Founder / CEO (Crazy Eddie Electronics Store).
- Steven Spielberg in Cincinnati: Ohio, USA; director (ET, Close Encounters, Jaws).
- Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Optissima Pax
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1947 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Johnny Mercer - A Gal in Calico
- (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons - Charlie Spivak & His Orchestra
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 18 December 1947 and get them!