Monday 27 January 1947
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Nedra Telley in New York City and Bjorn Afzelius.
Lady in the Lake, directed by Robert Montgomery, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching Dancing on Air.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 January 1947 ?
- UN ? International Holocaust Memorial Day
- Germany ? Gedenktag fnr die Opfer des Nationalsozialismus (Commemoration Day for the Victims of National Socialism).
- Catholicism ? Catholic Schools Week.
- Poland ? Dzie? Pami?ci Ofiar Nazizmu (Memorial Day for the Victims of Nazism).
- Italy ? Giorno della Memoria (Memorial Day).
- Denmark ? Auschwitzdag (Auschwitz Day; commemoration day for the victims of the Holocaust and other genocide).
- Serbia ? St. Sava Day.
- United Kingdom ? Holocaust Memorial Day.
- Nedra Telley in New York City: New York, USA; vocalist (Ronettes - "Be My Little Baby").
- Bjorn Afzelius: Swedish singer (d. 1999).
- Björn Afzelius: Swedish singer-songwriter and guitarist (Hoola Bandoola Band) (d. 1999).
- Vyron Polydoras: Greek lawyer and politician Greek Minister for Public Order.
- Cal Schenkel: American painter and illustrator.
- Philip Sugden: English historian and author (d. 2014)
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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