Saturday 5 April 1947
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Terry Camilleri and Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.
This Happy Breed, directed by David Lean, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
while The Miracle of the Bells by Russell Janne was one of the best selling books.
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 5 April 1947 ?
- Saint Geeraard
- The last day of the tax year in the United Kingdom.
- Blessed Kreszentia Hoess
- Saint Vincent Ferrer
- Arbor Day in South Korea
- Qingming Festival in the Chinese calendar
- Mauritius: Ougadi.
- Saint Irena (d. 304)
- Terry Camilleri: Maltese-born Australian actor, who has also worked variously overseas in the United Kingdom and the United States.
- Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo: Filipino academic and politician 14th President of the Philippines.
- Virendra Sharma: Indian-English lawyer and politician.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1947 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Art Lund - Mam'selle
- My Adobe Hacienda - Eddy Howard & His Orchestra
- Heartaches - Harry James & His Orchestra
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