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Monday 4 August 1947

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 4, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Klaus Schulze and Marie-France Cubadda. Mother Wore Tights, directed by Walter Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Saturday Night at the Palace.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Mother Wore Tights

Directed by: Walter Lang

Starring: Betty Grable, Dan Dailey, Mona Freeman, Connie Marshall

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Life with Father

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: William Powell, Irene Dunne, Elizabeth Taylor, Edmund Gwenn

Country: United States

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The Pretender

Directed by: W. Lee Wilder

Starring: Albert Dekker, Catherine Craig, Charles Drake, Alan Carney

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Adventure Island

Directed by: Sam Newfield

Starring: Rory Calhoun, Rhonda Fleming, Paul Kelly, John Abbott

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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Directed by: Norman Z. McLeod

Starring: Danny Kaye, Virginia Mayo, Boris Karloff, Fay Bainter

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Saturday Night at the Palace

Starring: Doreen Austin

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Play the Game

Starring: Robert McDermott

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Seaside Concert Parties

Starring: Harry Brunning, Ken Douglas, Jimmy Edwards, Leonard Henry

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Musical Merry-Go-Round

Starring: Jack Kilty, Frederick DeWilde, Penny Gerard, Eve Young

Country: United States

The Borden Show

Starring: Vaughn Taylor

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 August 1947 ?

  • Ancient Egypt - Jubilation of the Heart of Re
  • El Salvador - Transfiguration Bank Holiday
  • Cook Islands - Constitution Day (celebrations begin on the last Friday in July and last up to 2 weeks.)
  • Burkina Faso - Anniversary of the Revolution
  • St. Luanus/Lugid
Famous Birthdays:
  • Klaus Schulze: German keyboard player and songwriter (Tangerine Dream Ash Ra Tempel and The Cosmic Jokers).
  • Marie-France Cubadda: French journalist, who has presented several television news programs for several different TV channels, including TF1.
  • Kenneth Dryden: NHL goalie (Montreal Canadiens, 6 Stanley Cups).
  • Paul Leyton: Rocker (Seekers).
  • Roy Hodgson: Coach.
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  • The Supreme Court of Japan is established.

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Planetary positions on August 04, 1947 - Geocentric view

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