Tuesday 20 May 1947
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Great Expectations, directed by David Lean, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
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- Saint Austregisilus
- Saint Lucifer
- Saint Theodore of Pavia
- Saint Bernardine of Siena
- East Timor National Day.
- Cameroon National Day.
- Saint Ivo of Chartres
- John Corapi: American priest author and radio host.
- Greg Dyke: English journalist and academic.
- Michel Santier: French Catholic clergyman, the Bishop of Créteil (Val-de-Marne) since 4 September 2007.
- Iain Vallance: CEO (British Telecom).
- Georgios Siantos: General Secretary of the Communist Party of Greece (Born 1890).
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- I Wonder, I Wonder, I Wonder - Eddy Howard & His Orchestra
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