Sunday 27 April 1947
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Peter Gena and Ann Peebles in Saint Louis.
Born to Kill, directed by Robert Wise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching Doorway to Fame.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 April 1947 ?
- Saint Liberalis
- Saint Mariana
- Saint Floribert
- Rochester, NY: Al Franken Day.
- Catalonia: Montserrat's Day (see Montserrat).
- South Africa: Freedom day.
- Slovenia: Day of Uprising Against Occupation.
- Saint Zita Lombardo
- Peter Gena: Composer.
- Ann Peebles in Saint Louis: Missouri, USA; soul singer ("I Can't Stand the Rain").
- Herbie Murrell: American singer (Stylistics - "You are My Everything").
- George Kenneth Butterfield: American politician.
- Maria Del Mar Bonet: Balearic singer from the island of Majorca.
- Ludmila Mikaël: French stage and film actress, born to painter Pierre Dmitrienko, she was a member of the 'Comédie-Française".
- G Butterfield: American soldier lawyer and politician
- Pete Ham: Welsh singer-songwriter and guitarist (Badfinger) (d. 1975)
- Keith Magnuson: Canadian ice hockey player and coach (d. 2003)
- Ann Peebles: American singer-songwriter
- Babe Ruth Day celebrated at Yankee Stadium and throughout the US.
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