Tuesday 20 May 1947
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Iain Vallance and Michel Santier.
Great Expectations, directed by David Lean, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching The Wife Saver.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 May 1947 ?
- Saint Austregisilus
- Saint Lucifer
- Saint Theodore of Pavia
- Saint Bernardine of Siena
- East Timor National Day.
- Cameroon National Day.
- Saint Ivo of Chartres
- Iain Vallance: CEO (British Telecom).
- Michel Santier: French Catholic clergyman, the Bishop of Créteil (Val-de-Marne) since 4 September 2007.
- John Corapi: American priest author and radio host.
- Greg Dyke: English journalist and academic.
- Georgios Siantos: General Secretary of the Communist Party of Greece (Born 1890).
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1947 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- I Wonder, I Wonder, I Wonder - Eddy Howard & His Orchestra
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