Saturday May 03, 1947

US date format: 5/3/1947, UK date format: 3/5/1947

It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 3, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include James Dyson and Peter Welch. Dishonored Lady, directed by Robert Stevenson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Birthday Party.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Dishonored Lady

Directed by: Robert Stevenson

Starring: Hedy Lamarr, Dennis O'Keefe, John Loder, William Lundigan


Directed by: William Keighley

Starring: Shirley Temple, Franchot Tone, Guy Madison, Lina Romay


Directed by: Richard Fleischer

Starring: Sharyn Moffett, Jacqueline White, Walter Reed, Una O'Connor

Hi De Ho

Directed by: Josh Binney

Starring: Cab Calloway, Ida James, Jeni Le Gon, William Campbell

Born to Kill

Directed by: Robert Wise

Starring: Claire Trevor, Lawrence Tierney, Walter Slezak, Phillip Terry

Country: United States of America


Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 03, 1947?


  • Saint Apostle James the Lesser
  • Black Madonna of Cz?stochowa Queen and Protector of Poland (since April 1, 1656)
  • Antonia and Alexander (martyrs of 313)
  • Saint Emily Bicchiere (1238 - 1314
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  • Japan forms a constitutional democracy.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 03, 1947?

    Top #8 songs in the USA

  1. Pied Pipers - Mam'selle
  2. Dick Haymes - Mam'selle
  3. Mam'selle - Ray Dorey
  4. Frank Sinatra - I Believe
  5. Dinning Sisters - My Adobe Hacienda
  6. Red Silk Stockings and Green Perfume - Ray McKinley & His Orchestra
  7. April Showers - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians
  8. Dennis Day - Mam'selle

TV Series

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

Birthday Party

Starring: Ted Brown, Aunt Grace, Bill Slater

Country: United States of America

Café Continental

Written by: Henry Caldwell

Starring: Claude Frederic

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Kraft Theatre

Starring: Ed Herlihy, Vaughn Taylor, Valerie Cossart, E.G. Marshall

Country: United States of America

Doorway to Fame

Starring: Johnny Olson, Ned Harvey, Joe Bolton

Country: United States of America

Juvenile Jury

Starring: Jack Barry, Red Skelton, Mary Small

Country: United States of America

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