Sunday 26 January 1947
It was Sunday, 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 26 January 1947 ?
- Roman Empire - third day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra.
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Timothy and Titus
- Saint Paula
- Saint Alberic
- Margaret of Hungary
- International Holocaust Remembrance Day
- Uganda - Liberation Day.
- India - Republic Day - One of only three state holidays in India, celebrated with pomp and a military parade in New Delhi.
- International Customs Day.
- Australia - Australia Day.
- Michel Sardou: French singer and songwriter, son of actor and actress Fernand and Jackie Sardou.
- Les Ebdon: English chemist and academic.
- Redmond Morris: 4th Baron Killanin Irish director producer and production manager.
- Patrick Dewaere [PJMH Bordeaux]: France -- Actor (Les Valseuses).
- Patrice Dewaere: St-Brieuc Actor.
- Robert Cailliau: Robert Cailliau is a Belgian informatics engineer and computer scientist, who helped Tim Berners-Lee develop the World Wide Web.
- Patrick Dewaere: French leading man of films of the 1970s; a second generation actor, borrowing is grandmother’s last name when he began performing with an improve group in 1968. He rapidly developed into a popular leading man, co-starring with Gerard Depardieu in his most noted film, "Going Places," released in 1974. He starred in a total of 15 films.
- KLM Dakota crashes near Copenhagen, 22 die.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1947 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Managua, Nicaragua - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians
- Jack McVea & His All-Stars - Open The Door, Richard!
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