Monday 20 January 1947
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Lady in the Lake, directed by Robert Montgomery, 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 important events of 20 January 1947 ?
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
- Saint Fabian
- Epiphanius of Pavia
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Sebastian
- Presidential Inauguration Day in the United States.
- The Eve of St. Agnes.
- Didier Cauville: French executive, Director of the equipment of the department of Upper Corsica, involved in the Furiani-Bastia case.
- Ronald Townson: Rock singer (5th Dimension-We Can Fly).
- John Walter: American business administrator and CEO of R.R.
- Cyrille Guimard: French road racing cyclist, who became a directeur sportif and then a television commentator.
- Josh Gibson: Negro League slugger, dies of a brain tumor at age 35.
- Brigadier General Edwin K Wright becomes deputy director of US Central Intelligence Agency.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1947 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Managua, Nicaragua - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra
- Sonata - Jo Stafford
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