Wednesday January 01, 1947, NewYear’s Day

US date format: 1/1/1947, UK date format: 1/1/1947

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 1, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Gary "BB" Coleman and Diane von Furstenberg. Dead Reckoning, directed by John Cromwell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Muffin the Mule.
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Movies

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Dead Reckoning

Directed by: John Cromwell

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Lizabeth Scott, Morris Carnovsky, Charles Cane

Country: United States of America

California

Directed by: John Farrow

Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Ray Milland, Barry Fitzgerald, George Coulouris

Wild Country

Directed by: Ray Taylor

Starring: Eddie Dean, Flash, Roscoe Ates, Peggy Wynne

Queen of the Amazons

Directed by: Edward Finney

Starring: Robert Lowery, Patricia Morison, J. Edward Bromberg, John Miljan

My Darling Clementine

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Henry Fonda, Linda Darnell, Victor Mature, Cathy Downs

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

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    Events

  • Benelux agress to work related issues
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Music charts

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    Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons - Dinah Shore
  2. Ain't Nobody Here but Us Chickens - Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Muffin the Mule

Written by: Ann Hogarth, Annette Mills

Starring: Annette Mills

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Stars in Your Eyes

Starring: Avril Angers, Daphne Barker, Jimmy Edwards, Jack Barker

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

You Are an Artist

Starring: Jon Gnagy, Ben Grauer, Warren Hull

Country: United States of America

Variety on View

Starring: Eric Robinson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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