Monday 31 March 1947
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jon-Jon Poulos in Chicago and Augustin Banyaga.
The Farmer's Daughter, directed by H.C. Potter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching Juvenile Jury.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 31 March 1947 ?
- Saint Cornelia
- CTsar Ch�vez Day - official holiday in five states and many cities across the U.S.
- Freedom Day in Malta.
- Saint Amos
- Saint Benjamin
- Blessed Hendrik Werner
- Saint Balbina of Rome
- New Jersey - Thomas Mundy Peterson Day.
- Jon-Jon Poulos in Chicago: Illinois, USA; rocker (Buckinghams).
- Augustin Banyaga: Rwandan-American mathematician and academic.
- Kristian Blak: Danish-Faroese pianist composer and producer (Yggdrasil).
- Don Foster: English academic and politician.
- César Gaviria: Colombian economist and politician 36th President of Colombia.
- Eliyahu Goldratt: Israeli physicist and economist (d. 2011)
- The leaders of the Kurdish People's Republic of Mahabad, the second Kurdish state in the history of Iran, are hanged at the Chuwarchira Square in Mahabad after that country had been overrun by the Iranian army.
- Jackie Robinson, the first African American in modern Major League Baseball,amp!--recall Moses Welday Walker in 1884--amp signs a contract with the Brooklyn Dodgers.
- King George II of Greece is succeeded by his brother King Paul I.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1947 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- How are Things in Glocca Mora? - Dick Haymes
- Linda - Charlie Spivak & His Orchestra
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