Friday 2 May 1947
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Bill Lowery American politician (Representative-Republican-California and Jo Ann Pflug in Atlanta.
Born to Kill, directed by Robert Wise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
while Lydia Bailey by Kenneth Roberts was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Kraft Theatre.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Saint Zoe
- Saint Mafalda
- Saint Waldebert, Walbert or Gaubert
- Saint Germanus
- Saints Exuperius and Zoe
- Saint Boris
- Saint Athanasius
- Indonesia - Indonesia National Education Day
- Iran - Teacher's Day
- Slovenia - second day of Labour Day
- Madrid Region - Day of the Region.
- Bah�'f Faith: Last day of the Festival of Ridv�n
- Poland - Flag Day, an official holiday to honour the Flag of Poland
- saint tsar Boris
- Bill Lowery American politician (Representative-Republican-California: 1981-).
- Jo Ann Pflug in Atlanta: Georgia, USA; actress (MASH, Candid Camera, Rituals).
- Ronald Todd: American photographer and teacher.
- James Dyson: Entrepreneur.
- Lynda Myles: English screenwriter and producer.
- Dorothea Binz: Nazi war criminal (Born 1920).
- The movie ''Miracle on 34th Street'', a Christmastime classic, is first shown in theaters.
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