Friday 22 August 1947
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Shoeshine, directed by Vittorio De Sica, 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 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 22 August 1947 ?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
- Donna Godchaux: American singer-songwriter (Grateful Dead Heart of Gold Band and Jerry Garcia Band and Donna Jean Godchaux Band).
- Cindy Williams: American actress who is most widely known for playing Shirley on the TV series "Laverne And Shirley.
- Yves Bot: French magistrate who currently serves as Advocate General at the European Court of Justice.
- Cindy Williams in Van Nuys: California, USA; actress (Shirley - Laverne and Shirley).
- Bud Cramer: (Rep-D-Alabama).
- 14th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: All-Stars 16, Chi Bears 0 (105,840)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1947 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- The Lady from 29 Palms - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra
- The Lady from Twenty-Nine Palms - Tony Pastor & His Orchestra
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
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